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Document ID (ISN)105136
CIS number 06-677
Year 2005
Convention or series no.
Title Chemicals Risk Assessment Bureau (BERPC) - Press pack - 24 March 2005
Original title Bureau d'évaluation des risques des produits et agents chimiques (BERPC) - Dossier de presse - 24 mars 2005 [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut national de recherche et de sécurité, 30 rue Olivier-Noyer, 75680 Paris Cedex 14, France, Mar. 2005. 28p. 11 ref. PDF document.
Abstract Press pack announcing the creation of the Chemicals Risk Assessment Bureau (BERPC, Bureau d'évaluation des risques des produits et agents chimiques), a joint structure involving the French national occupational safety and health institute (INRS) and the French national institute for the industrial environment and risks (INERIS). Contents: press release; regulatory provisions for the registration and evaluation of biocides; the REACH (Registration, Evaluation and Authorization of Chemicals) programme; role of INRS and INERIS in the evaluation of substances and the prevention of occupational and environmental hazards.
Descriptors (primary) public OSH institutions; France; hazard evaluation; harmful substances; chemical safety
Descriptors (secondary) legal aspects; European Union; cooperation; pollution control; comment on directive; biocides
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation