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Document ID (ISN)49515
CIS number 88-572
ISBN(s) 92-1-130120-3
Year 1987
Convention or series no. ST/ESA/192
Title Consolidated list of products whose consumption and/or sale have been banned, withdrawn, severely restricted or not approved by governments, second issue
Bibliographic information United Nations Publications, 1211 Genève 10, Switzerland, 1987. 655p. Bibl.
Abstract This publication contains information on chemical products (agricultural and industrial chemicals and consumer products regulated because of their chemical composition) submitted to the International Register of Potentially Toxic Chemicals by national governments. It includes information received by IRPTC before 15 March 1986. Part 1 presents the names of countries that have taken restrictive regulatory decisions on particular substances, and the nature of the decisions taken. Part 2 is a compilation of trade names, brand names and manufacturer information for a large proportion of the products covered in Part 1. There are indexes by common name, trade name, and Chemical Abstracts Service Registry Number.
Descriptors (primary) agricultural chemicals; pharmaceutical products; IRPTC; prohibition of use; UNEP; chemical products; legislation; UN
Descriptors (secondary) compendium; list of chemical substances; harmful substances
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals
Safety supervision