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Document ID (ISN)70317
CIS number 97-1779
ISSN - Serial title 0378-7060 - Journal officiel des Communautés européennes - Official Journal of the European Communities
Year 1997
Convention or series no. 97/56/CE 97/56/EC
Title Directive 97/56/EC of the European Parliament and Council of 20 Oct. 1997 specifying the 16th modification of Directive 76/769/EEC concerning the approximation of legal provisions ... relating to the ... certain dangerous substances and preparations [European Communities]
Original title Dir. 97/56/CE du Parlement européen et du Conseil du 20 oct. 1997 portant 16e modif. de la dir. 76/769/CEE concernant le rapprochement des dispositions législatives, ... relatives à la ... de certaines substances et préparations dangereuses [Communautés européennes] [in French]
Bibliographic information 4 Dec. 1997, No.L 333, p.1-84.
Abstract This Directive should be introduced into national legislation by 1 March 1999. It modifies annex I of Directive 76/769/EEC (CIS 92-22) by introducing the CAS numbers of substances and by providing notes on the classification of carcinogenic and mutagenic substances and substances with reproductive toxicity (categories 1 and 2).
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; carcinogens; genetic effects; toxic substances; European Communities
Descriptors (secondary) labelling; list; directive; classification; list of chemical substances
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Antifertility and prenatal effects