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Document ID (ISN)110636
CIS number 10-0250
Year 2010
Convention or series no. INDG352(rev1)
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive (HSE)
Title Read the label - How to find out if chemicals are dangerous
Bibliographic information The Stationery Office (TSO), P.O.Box 29, Norwich NR3 1GN, United Kingdom, 2010. 7p. Illus. 4 ref.
Internet access http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg352.pdf [in English]
Abstract This booklet is aimed at persons using chemicals at work. Using the example of a typical label (glutaraldehyde), it explains how to find out more about the potential hazards of the chemicals and suitable means of protection.
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; chemical products; labelling; information dissemination
Descriptors (secondary) United Kingdom; glutaraldehyde; hazard identification; public OSH institutions; classification systems
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Aldehydes
Classification and labelling of chemicals