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Document ID (ISN)111209
CIS number 10-0827
ISBN(s) 3-86509-281-0
Year 2005
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
Bundesanstalt fŘr Arbeitsschutz und Arbeitsmedizin
Title Ordinance on the protection against dangerous substances
Original title Verordnung zum Schutz vor Gefahrstoffen (Gefahrstoffverordnung - GeffSoffV) [in German]
Bibliographic information Wirtschaftsverlag NW, Postfach 10 11 10, 27511 Bremerhaven, Germany, 2005. 104p. Illus. Price: EUR 13.00. Downloadable version free of charge.
Internet access Verordnung_zum_Schutz.pdf [in German]
Abstract This booklet contains the full text of the Ordinance on the protection against dangerous substances (GeftoffV) of 23 December 2004, which came into force in Germany on 1 January 2005. It supersedes the version of 1986, taking into account technological advances and the current state of scientific knowledge. Appendices include European Union legislation, specific regulations on information, packaging and labelling, information on specific hazardous substances and activities, substances that are prohibited from sale and distribution, and medical screening.
Descriptors (primary) Germany; dangerous substances; responsibilities; legislation
Descriptors (secondary) packaging materials; labelling; information dissemination; information of personnel; directive
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Administration, legislation
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Safety and health information
Exposure evaluation
Framework legislation