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Document ID (ISN)52636
CIS number 89-1413
ISBN(s) 0-10-850255-4
Year 1952
Convention or series no. 15 & 16 Geo 6; 1 Eliz 2 Ch.60
Title Agriculture (Poisonous Substances) Act, 1952 [United Kingdom]
Bibliographic information HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1952. 10p. Price: GBP 1.25.
Abstract Law establishing the framework for the issuing of regulations concerning poisonous substances used in agriculture. Contents: protection of employees against risks of poisoning; duties of employees; inspectors; offences and penalties; provisions of samples. Substances to which this Law applies are: dinitrophenols and their salts; dinitro-substituted phenols and their salts; organophosphorus compounds; other substances judged dangerous by the authorities.
Descriptors (primary) agricultural chemicals; chemical hazards; toxic substances; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) dinitrophenols; law; organophosphorus compounds
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Laws
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals