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Document ID (ISN)65370
CIS number 95-1809
ISBN(s) 3-609-73294-6
Year 1995
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Leichnitz K.
Title Analysis of dangerous substances
Original title Gefahrstoff-Analytik [in German]
Bibliographic information Ecomed Verlagsgesellschaft AG & Co. KG, Rudolf-Diesel-Str. 3, 86899 Landsberg/Lech, Germany, 34. Ergänzungslieferung, Aug. 1995. 280p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
Abstract Update to the loose-leaf collection of methods for monitoring compliance with exposure limits and antipollution laws, and for analysis of process gases. This installment follows that abstracted under CIS 95-1442. It includes: descriptions of European Standards DIN EN 689 on determination of exposure and DIN EN 482 on the performance of methods for determining concentrations in air; definitions of "to be exposed" (ausgesetzt sein) and "action level" (Auslöseschwelle); updated lists of exposure levels (TRK, MAK, BAT) and of recognized carcinogens; new or updated Technical Rules for Dangerous Substances (TRGS) 300 (safety techniques), 513 and 522 (fumigation with ethylene oxide and/or formaldehyde), 519 (demolition, cleanup or maintenance involving asbestos) and 520 (hazardous waste dumps).
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; Germany; European Communities; chemical safety; prohibition of use; atmospheric pollution; legislation; determination in air; neighbourhood protection
Descriptors (secondary) compendium; formaldehyde; ethylene oxide; comment on standard; comment on law; directive; manuals
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Air pollution
Safety supervision
Environmental pollution