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Document ID (ISN)75388
CIS number 00-1090
Year 2000
Convention or series no.
Title National seminar on management of hazardous chemicals: Safety, health and environment
Bibliographic information Multi Disciplinary Centre on Safety, Health and Environment, C-38, Unit-VIII, Bhubaneshwar 751 003, India, 2000. 252p. Illus.
Abstract Proceedings of a conference on safety, health and environmental issues relating to hazardous chemicals held in Bhubaneshwar, India, 21-22 January 2000. Contents include general principles on managing risks from hazardous chemicals, risk planning tools and methods, standardization, Indian legislation and regulations. Examples and case studies are drawn from specific industries or geographical settings (mining, paper industry, the Port of Paradip, the State of Orissa, fire in a bleaching powder warehouse).
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; plant safety organization; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) India; mining industry; fire; warehouses; harbours; liquid effluents; emergency organization; ecotoxicology; disasters; safety planning; standardization; legislation; conference; computerized data bases; case study
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceIndia
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation