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Document ID (ISN)76842
CIS number 01-722
ISBN(s) 0-7176-1821-8
Year 2001
Convention or series no. HSG 215
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive
Title A guide to the Biocidal Products Regulations for users of biocidal products
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, May 2001. vi, 26p. Illus. 14 ref. Price: GBP 5.00.
Abstract Aimed users of biocides, this booklet highlights the main provisions of Biocidal Products Regulations (BPR), which implement the Biocidal Product Directive 98/8/EC (BPD) in the United Kingdom. This guidance explains what biocidal products are, the regulatory process required before they can be used at the workplace or at home, how to use them safety and where to obtain further information. See CIS 01-721 and CIS 01-723.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; training material; biocides; legal aspects
Descriptors (secondary) public OSH institutions; European Communities; responsibilities; safe working methods; comment on law; training manuals
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) OSH training