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Document ID (ISN)103460
CIS number 04-429
Year 2003
Convention or series no. Facts 34
Title Elimination and substitution of dangerous substances
Original title Odstranění a nahrazení nebezpečných látek [in Czech]
Eliminering och ersättning av farliga ämnen [in Swedish]
Vermeidung und Ersatz von Gefahrstoffen [in German]
Katárgēsē kai upokatástasē epikíndunōn ousiṓn [in Greek]
Eliminación y sustitución de sustancias peligrosas [in Spanish]
Ohtlike kemikaalide kőrvaldamine ja asendamine [in Estonian]
Vaarallisten aineiden käytön lopettaminen ja korvaaminen [in Finnish]
Elimination et substitution des substances dangereuses sur le lieu de travail [in French]
A veszélyes anyagok használatának kiküszöbölése, illetve más anyagokkal történő helyettesítése [in Hungarian]
Eliminazione e sostituzione di sostanze pericolose [in Italian]
Pavojingų medžiagų pašalinimas ir pakeitimas [in Lithuanian]
Bīstamo vielu izslēgšana un aizstāšana [in Latvian]
Verwijderen en vervangen van gevaarlijke stoffen [in Dutch]
Eliminowanie i zastępowanie niebezpiecznych substancji [in Polish]
Eliminaçăo e substituiçăo de substâncias perigosas [in Portuguese]
Odstránenie a nahradenie nebezpečných látok [in Slovak]
Prenehanje uporabe nevarnih snovi in zamenjava z manj nevarnimi snovmi [in Slovenian]
Afskaffelse og erstatning (substitution) af farlige stoffer [in Danish]
Bibliographic information European Agency for Safety and Health at Work, http://osha.eu.int, 2003. 2p. Illus. 11 ref.
Internet access http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/en/FACTSHEETSN34-EN.PDF [in English]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/fr/FACTSHEETSN34-FR.PDF [in French]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/cs/FACT34_CS.pdf [in Czech]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/da/FACTSHEETSN34-DA.PDF [in Danish]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/de/FACTSHEETSN34-DE.PDF [in German]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/et/FACT34_ET.pdf [in Estonian]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/el/FACTSHEETSN34-EL.PDF [in Greek]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/it/FACTSHEETSN34-IT.PDF [in Italian]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/lv/FACT34_LV.pdf [in Latvian]
http://osha.lv/ew2003/34.pdf [in Latvian]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/hu/FACT34_HU.pdf [in Hungarian]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/lt/FACT34_LT.pdf [in Lithuanian]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/nl/FACTSHEETSN34-NL.PDF [in Dutch]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/pl/FACT34_PL.pdf [in Polish]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/pt/FACTSHEETSN34-PT.PDF [in Portuguese]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/sk/FACT34_SK.pdf [in Slovak]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/sl/Fact34_SL.pdf [in Slovenian]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/fi/FACTSHEETSN34-FI.PDF [in Finnish]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/sv/FACTSHEETSN34-SV.PDF [in Swedish]
http://agency.osha.eu.int/publications/factsheets/34/es/FACTSHEETSN34-ES.PDF [in Spanish]
Abstract This fact sheet discusses the process of eliminating or substituting dangerous substances. Topics covered: legislation; elimination and substitution in the European control hierarchy; elimination and substitution in practice; how to proceed; guides for substitution.
Descriptors (primary) disposal of harmful waste; dangerous substances; plant safety and health organization; harmful substances; European Union
Descriptors (secondary) legal aspects; limitation of exposure; data sheet; hazard evaluation; substitution; economic aspects
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Waste collection and disposal