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Document ID (ISN)63491
CIS number 94-1877
ISBN(s) 2-900503-20-5
Year 1993
Convention or series no.
Title Practical safety guide - Dangerous products for people and the environment - 1994-1997
Original title TraitÚ pratique de sÚcuritÚ - Produits dangereux pour l'homme et l'environnement - 1994-1997 [in French]
Bibliographic information Centre national de PrÚvention et de Protection, 5 rue Daunou, 75002 Paris, France, 5th ed., Dec. 1993. 1205p. Illus. Index.
Abstract This guide is aimed in particular at those responsible for safety in the preparation of impact studies and internal operation plans. It deals in detail with the responsibilities tied to the possession and use of dangerous substances and their wastes, as well as with the problems due to their acute and chronic toxicity under normal working conditions. Summary: Part I - survey of French legislation concerning chemical products, occupational safety, environmental protection, enterprises classified as dangerous, wastes and transport of dangerous materials. Part II - general knowledge concerning dangerous products, hazards connected with their use, waste management, storage and containers. Part III - collection of data sheets (> 150) chosen because of their toxicity, fire hazard or widespread use in non-chemical industry.
Descriptors (primary) disposal of harmful waste; dangerous substances; training material; chemical products; toxic substances
Descriptors (secondary) compendium; France; data sheet; fire hazards; legislation; flammable substances
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Waste collection and disposal
OSH training