|Document ID (ISN)||56691|
|Convention or series no.
International Programme on Chemical Safety (IPCS)
||Information useful for the identification of hazards during the manufacture, storage, transport, use and disposal of substances - An annotated checklist
||World Health Organization, Distribution and Sales Service, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 1990. 32p. 82 ref.
||This annotated checklist relates to substances which may have the potential of a hazard in terms of a major accident, pollution, or worker health and safety. Chapter 1 comprises a brief review of the stages in the assessment of risk. Chapter 2 presents the checklist indicating the information that may be needed to identify, assess and control the hazards. Topics covered: fixed facilities including storage, transportation of hazardous substances, vulnerable areas and populations at risk, emergency response and planning.
||dangerous substances; IPCS; major hazards; hazard evaluation; WHO
||disposal of harmful waste; ILO; check lists; transport of materials; emergency organization; UNEP
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)