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Document ID (ISN)67262
CIS number 96-1261
Year 1988
Convention or series no. D/1988/2537/14 (En) D/1989/2537/20 (fr) D/1989/2537/21 (es)
Title Guidelines for safe warehousing of pesticides
Original title Directives pour le stockage sans risque des produits phytosanitaires [in French]
Directivas para el almacenamiento sin riesgo de los productos fitosanitarios [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information International Group of National Associations of Manufacturers of Agrochemical Products (GIFAP), ave. Louise 143, 1050 Bruxelles, Belgium, 1988 (French ed., 1989). 67p. Illus.
Abstract These guidelines, prepared by the international agrochemicals industry association, are aimed at all those involved in the storage of pesticides. Contents: product and environmental hazards of pesticides; location and buildings for storage; warehouse management; hygiene and personal safety; spillage and waste disposal; fire and environmental protection. In annex: checklist for safe warehousing; storage guide (with UN Hazard Labels and Classes).
Descriptors (primary) pesticides; training material; agriculture; storage
Descriptors (secondary) labelling; training manuals; safety guides; waste disposal; check lists; warning notices
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceBelgium
Subject(s) Materials handling and storage
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Storage and warehousing
Agriculture
Agricultural chemicals