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Original name: Valtioneuvoston asetus (856/2012) vaarallisten kemikaalien teollisen käsittelyn ja varastoinnin turvallisuusvaatimuksista.
Name: Council of State Ordinance (856/2012) on safety requirements in industrial handling and storage of dangerous chemicals.
Country: Finland
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 2012-12-20
Entry into force:
ISN: FIN-2012-R-94818
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=94818&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Ordinance online in Finnish and Swedish Ordinance online in Finnish and Swedish Government Offices of Finland, FINLEX, www.finlex.fi, Finland, 27 pp. PDF in Finnish PDF in Finnish (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2014-01-03)
Abstract/Citation: Contains 101 sections and 9 chapters concerning, inter alia:

Chapter 1: General provisions.
Chapter 2: The location of a production plant.
Chapter 3: The location of the production plant area.
Chapter 4: Safety requirements.
Chapter 5: Prevention of explosions.
Chapter 6: Preparedness for accidents.
Chapter 7: Special provisions for ammonium nitrate.
Chapter 8: Special provisions.
Chapter 9: Entry into force and transitional provisions.

Includes appendice: Distance requirements related to ammonium nitrate storage.
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