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Document ID (ISN)111035
CIS number 10-0675
ISSN - Serial title SST - Santé et Sécurité au Travail
Year 2010
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Nouaigui H., Azzoni L., Huré P., Maison A., Garcia C., Naouar M.
Title Implementation of REACH-GHS/CLP in Tunisia: Safety and health support and socioeconomic implications
Original title La mise en place de REACH-SGH/CLP en Tunisie: apports préventifs et enjeux socio-économiques [in French]
Bibliographic information July 2010, No.54, p.2-40. Illus.
Abstract Special issue on a conference on the implementation of REACH-GHS/LCP in Tunisia, held in Tunis, Tunisia, 18 and 19 May 2010. Contents: implementation of the new GHS-CLP regulations in Tunisia; decent work should also be safe work; REACH - provisions and expectations in occupational health; implementation of GHS in Europe; actions undertaken by INRS with respect to the CLP regulations; SEPPIC and REACH regulations; introduction to the Globally Harmonized System for the Classification and Labelling of Chemicals; role played by national structures and departments in the management of chemicals; approach adopted by CTS for responding to REACH; experiences of Tunisian enterprises with respect to compliance with REACH and CLP. A six-page summary in Arabic is included.
Descriptors (primary) Tunisia; chemical products; labelling; legal aspects; classification
Descriptors (secondary) safe working methods; public OSH institutions; role of government; comment on directive; conference
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceTunisia
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Administration, legislation
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Classification and labelling of chemicals
OSH in developing countries