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Document ID (ISN)56283
CIS number 91-1069
ISBN(s) 90-5307-102-4
Year 1990
Convention or series no. Arbeidsinspectie CPR 15-3
Commissie Preventie van Rampen door Gevaarlijke Stoffen (Committee for the Prevention of Emergencies due to Dangerous Substances)
Title Storage of packaged pesticides: storage of more than 400kg of pesticides in distribution centres and similar enterprises [Netherlands]
Original title Opslag bestrijdingsmiddelen in emballage: opslag van bestrijdingsmiddelen in distributiebedrijven en aanverwante bedrijven (vanaf 400kg) [in Dutch]
Bibliographic information Directorate-General of Labour (Directoraat-Generaal van de Arbeid), Postbus 69, 2270 MA Voorburg, Netherlands, 1990. 56p.
Abstract This directive contains guidelines for the safety of large storage facilities for pesticides. Attention is given to: site admission, fire prevention, containment of fire extinguishing water, separate storage of pesticides, clean-up of spilled pesticides, instruction and training of personnel, heating, emergency lighting, emergency and first aid, personal protection equipment.
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; Netherlands; pesticides; fire prevention; storage; explosion prevention; toxic substances
Descriptors (secondary) emergency organization; first aid; directive; legislation; fire protection
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceNetherlands
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Fires
Storage and warehousing
Agricultural chemicals