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Document ID (ISN)68143
CIS number 96-2245
Year 1994
Convention or series no.
Landesamt für Umweltschutz und Gewerbeaufsicht
Title Guide for collection stations for harmful wastes
Original title Leitfaden für Problemabfall-Annahmestellen [in German]
Bibliographic information Landesamt für Umweltschutz und Gewerbeaufsicht Rheinland-Pfalz, Amtsgerichtplatz 1, 55276 Oppenheim, Germany, 1994. 20p. + 40p. Illus.
Abstract In Germany, stations to which small amounts of harmful wastes from households can be delivered need a license. The requirements placed by the German State of Rhineland-Palatinate on the site for such buildings, their layout and the measures to protect against fire and explosion are outlined. In addition, the requirements to be met by the personnel accepting and handling the harmful waste and the measures required for their protection are addressed. The rules and regulations which need to be complied with are listed.
Descriptors (primary) disposal of harmful waste; refuse collection; Germany; handling and storage; bulk storage bins; personal protective equipment; fire prevention; directive; explosion prevention
Descriptors (secondary) safe layout; waste disposal; storage; Rhineland-Palatinate
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Personal protection
Waste collection and disposal