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Document ID (ISN)100912
CIS number 02-1523
ISSN - Serial title Moniteur belge - Belgisch Staatsblad
Year 2002
Convention or series no.
Title Royal Order of 17 July 2002 concerning the modification of Royal Order of 11 Jan. 1993 on the classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous preparations with a view to placing them on the market or to their use [Belgium]
Original title 17 juillet - Arrêté royal modifiant l'arrêté royal du 11 janvier 1993 réglementant la classification, l'emballage et l'étiquetage des préparations dangereuses en vue de leur mise sur le marché ou de leur emploi [Belgique] [in French]
17 juli 2002 - Koninklijk besluit tot wijziging van het koninklijk besluit van 11 januari 1993 tot regeling van de indeling, de verpakking en het kenmerken van gevaarlijke preparaten met het oog op het op de markt brengen of het gebruik ervan [in Dutch]
Bibliographic information 29 Aug. 2002, Vol.172, No.275, p.38217-38404. Illus. Also available on the Internet site:
Abstract This Order modifies the 1993 Order, as already modified several times since. The modifications concern: definitions; objectives and scope; general principles of classification and labelling; packaging; labelling; danger signs and indications; implementation of labelling rules; exemptions to labelling and packaging rules; safety data sheets. In annex: methods for the evaluation of the physical and chemical properties of preparations, of their health hazards and of their environmental hazards; special provisions for the labelling of certain preparations; list of hazardous substances contained in preparations, with identification numbers, classification and labelling codes, and exposure limits (when they exist); list of chemical families and sub-families; guide to the preparation of safety data sheets; list of R- and S-phrases. The Order implements in Belgian legislation the provisions of several relevant EU directives.
Descriptors (primary) packing, filling; dangerous substances; classification; labelling; warning notices; Belgium
Descriptors (secondary) list of chemical substances; limitation of exposure; law; description of technique; hazard evaluation
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceBelgium
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Classification and labelling of chemicals