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Document ID (ISN)74732
CIS number 00-495
ISBN(s) 3-89701-478-5
Year 2000
Convention or series no. Sonderschrift S 60
Author(s) Stirba U., Kowalski U., Schlottmann U.
Bundesanstalt für Arbeitsschutz und Arbeitsmedizin
Title National profile - Chemicals management in Germany
Bibliographic information Wirtschaftsverlag NW, Verlag für neue Wissenschaft GmbH, Bürgermeister-Smidt-Str. 74-46, Postfach 10 11 10, 27511 Bremerhaven, Germany, 2000. 105p. Illus. 16 ref. + Diskette.
Abstract This publication provides an overview of chemicals management in Germany. Contents: basic background information; production, export, import and use of chemicals; special environmental problems; statutory regulations and voluntary agreements; procedures for chemical management and ministries and authorities involved; NGOs; cooperation between federal and regional authorities; data warehouses and databases; technical infrastructure (GLP, good professional practice); international cooperation.
Descriptors (primary) disposal of harmful waste; chemical products; toxic substances; Germany
Descriptors (secondary) national organization; report; legislation; international cooperation; environmental pollution
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Waste collection and disposal