|Document ID (ISN)||67268|
|Convention or series no.
||Guidelines for the risk-free transportation of plant-protection products
||Normas para el transporte seguro de los plaguicidas [in Spanish]|
Directives pour le transport sans risque des produits phytosanitaires [in French]
||International Group of National Associations of Manufacturers of Agrochemical Products (GIFAP), ave. Louise 143, 1050 Bruxelles, Belgium, 1988. 62p. Illus. 6 ref.
||Contents of these guidelines aimed at all those involved in the distribution of plant-protection products. Contents: organization of safe transportation techniques; general considerations (packaging, marking and labelling, extreme climatic conditions, handling - materials and methods); road transport (choice of transport enterprise, selection and training of drivers, protective equipment and clothing, route planning, instructions to drivers); loading and dispatching; emergency procedures (immediate action, first aid, accident handling, fire fighting, cleaning and decontamination). In annex: dispatching check-list; risk symbols; general check-list.
||agricultural chemicals; dangerous substances; training material; transport; road transport; pesticides
||training manuals; emergency organization; safety guides; check lists; hazard identification
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||Belgium|
||Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
|Broad subject area(s)