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Document ID (ISN)69640
CIS number 97-1082
ISBN(s) 0-11-054431-5
Year 1996
Convention or series no. Statutory Instruments 1996 No.890
Title Health and Safety - The Marking of Plastic Explosives for Detection Regulations 1996 [United Kingdom]
Bibliographic information HMSO Publications Centre, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1996. 5p. Price: GBP 1.55.
Abstract These Regulations (entry into force: 31 July 1997 or on the day on which the Convention comes into force, whichever comes first) implement in part the Convention on the Marking of Plastic Explosives for the Purpose of Detection, done at Montreal (Canada) on 1 Mar. 1991. They aim at ensuring that plastic explosives are marked in such a way that they are detectable. Contents: definitions; prohibition of the manufacturing, possession and importation of unmarked explosives.
Descriptors (primary) explosives; United Kingdom; detection; marking; explosive substances
Descriptors (secondary) explosion prevention; prohibition of use; law
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Labour inspection