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Document ID (ISN)56515
CIS number 91-1066
ISBN(s) 90-5307-003-6
Year 1989
Convention or series no. Arbeidsinspectie P 174
Title Work with contaminated soil (including soil clean up) [Netherlands]
Original title Werken met verontreinigde grond, inclusief bodemsanering [in Dutch]
Bibliographic information Labour Inspectorate, Directorate-General of Labour (Arbeidsinspectie, Directoraat-Generaal van de Arbeid), Postbus 69, 2270 MA Voorburg, Netherlands, 4th ed., 1989. 31p. Illus.
Abstract This directive contains guidelines for safe working practices for persons working with soil or groundwater and who, as a result of this work, may be exposed to contamination. Attention is given to: risk of exposure to hazardous substances (inhalation, uptake through the skin, oral uptake); risk and fire hazards; classification of substances in separate risk groups; responsibilities of the employer; health and safety measures; legal provisions. In the appendix: list of commonly encountered toxic substances, with corresponding toxicity classification, lethal doses, indication of carcinogenicity, etc.
Descriptors (primary) Netherlands; harmful substances; sanitation services; exposure evaluation; earthmoving
Descriptors (secondary) cleaning; list of chemical substances; environmental pollution; safety guides; legislation; replaced; directive; safe working methods
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceNetherlands
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Water and sanitation services
Exposure evaluation