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  • hazardous substance
  • Summary about a hazardous substance taken from Chapter One of its respective ATSDR Toxicological Profile. (cdc.gov)
  • Succinctly characterizes the toxicologic and adverse health effects information for a hazardous substance. (cdc.gov)
  • The MRL is an estimate of the daily human exposure to a hazardous substance that is likely to be without appreciable risk of adverse, non-cancer health effects over a specified duration of exposure. (cdc.gov)
  • Self-instructional publication designed to increase primary care provider's knowledge of a hazardous substance in the environment and to aid in the evaluation of potentially exposed patients. (cdc.gov)
  • We offer testing, verification and certification services to enable you to participate with the assurance that your hazardous substance management systems are fully compliant. (sgs.com)
  • Our specialist safety teams are based all over the world, and have experience of every industry and sector to bring you a service you can trust to make sure that your hazardous substance management meets all of the directives and regulations required. (sgs.com)
  • Participants learn about what is classified as a hazardous substance, which hazard classes apply (flammable, toxic, carcinogenic, corrosive, etc) and which chemical or physical properties these substances have. (dguv.de)
  • Search
  • The SCOGS database allows users to search for the SCOGS opinion and conclusion, and includes the United States Code of Federal Regulations (21 CFR) citation for those GRAS food substances that have been codified in the CFR. (fda.gov)
  • To search for a specific substance/term, enter the term in the Search box and select Show Items to display only those records that contain the selected term. (fda.gov)
  • toxicity
  • Prioritization of substances based on a combination of their frequency, toxicity, and potential for human exposure at National Priorities List (NPL) sites. (cdc.gov)
  • In terms of toxicity, neutral substances are generally harmless to the touch. (reference.com)
  • When considering possible toxicity hazards while planning an experiment, it is important to recognize that the combination of the toxic effects of two substances may be significantly greater than the toxic effect of either substance alone. (clemson.edu)
  • For example, successive treatments of a surface or an object with aqueous ammonia and then with sodium hypochlorite or other positive-halogen reagents may generate hydrazine, a substance that poses both acute and chronic toxicity hazards. (clemson.edu)
  • raising awareness
  • The EU Agency for Safety and Health at Work has launched a joint campaign with the European Commission and the Bulgarian EU Presidency aimed at raising awareness of dangerous substances at work while sounding the alarm about the surging costs related to cancer. (euractiv.com)
  • laboratory
  • Many substances, some common (e.g., sodium chloride), have been shown to be embryotoxic to animals at some exposure level, but usually this is at a considerably higher level than is met in the course of normal laboratory work. (clemson.edu)
  • behaviors
  • Pediatric care providers play a critical, ongoing role in the lives of their adolescent patients and have a unique opportunity to educate them about the dangers of substance use and to influence their behaviors. (aap.org)
  • sodium
  • Other chemical substances commonly encountered in pure form are diamond (carbon), gold , table salt ( sodium chloride ) and refined sugar ( sucrose ). (wikipedia.org)
  • Congress has sometimes scheduled other substances through legislation such as the Hillory J. Farias and Samantha Reid Date-Rape Prevention Act of 2000 , which placed gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB) in Schedule I and sodium oxybate (the isolated sodium salt in GHB) in Schedule III. (wikipedia.org)
  • unlikely
  • Substances which are unlikely to cause disease in humans or animals or do not contain infectious substances are not subject to the Regulations unless they meet criteria for inclusion in another class. (ups.com)
  • organic
  • ground substance The amorphous, transparent, extracellular organic material, found in connective tissue , which acts as a matrix within which a variety of fibres and cells are embedded. (encyclopedia.com)
  • drugs
  • Performance-enhancing substances , also known as performance-enhancing drugs ( PED ), are substances that are used to improve any form of activity performance in humans. (wikipedia.org)
  • The use of performance-enhancing drugs spans the categories of legitimate use and substance abuse . (wikipedia.org)
  • Ergogenic aids , or athletic performance-enhancing substances , include a number of drugs with various effects on physical performance. (wikipedia.org)
  • The America​n Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has developed the Substance Use Screening and Intervention Implementation Guide​ to help pediatricians incorporate screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) for use of alcohol, tobacco, marijuana, and other drugs among adolescent patients. (aap.org)
  • Drugs and other substances that are considered controlled substances under the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) are divided into five schedules. (usdoj.gov)
  • include
  • This table does not include potentially harmful substances with no conceivable application in outdoor aftercare products. (nikwax.com)
  • The term does not include a liquid, gaseous or solid substance whose active ingredient is composed of natural substances or products derived from natural substances which cause no permanent injury through being vaporized or otherwise dispersed in the air. (volokh.com)
  • Neutral substances include water, glucose solutions and salt solutions. (reference.com)
  • work
  • The concept of a "chemical substance" became firmly established in the late eighteenth century after work by the chemist Joseph Proust on the composition of some pure chemical compounds such as basic copper carbonate . (wikipedia.org)
  • But they stress that the goal can't be just to save the planet, but also to make substances that work at a reasonable cost. (latimes.com)
  • Seminars in the Hazardous Substances Interactive Facility use demonstration experiments and simulated work situations to examine the problems posed by such substances. (dguv.de)
  • intended for human consumption
  • Decontamination substances are applied to foods of animal origin intended for human consumption to remove micro-organisms that can cause diseases, such as Salmonella and Campylobacter, from their surface. (europa.eu)
  • educate
  • These programs have been designed to discourage the use of illicit substances and to educate students on the merits of legal and responsible alcohol consumption. (umsl.edu)
  • approval
  • From the 'NEW APPLICATION' tab, select 'AS-APP - Approval of active substance' to launch the application 'wizard' which will guide you through the various steps of the submission process. (europa.eu)
  • A food substance that is not subject to premarket review and approval by FDA because it is generally recognized, by qualified experts, to be safe under the intended conditions of use. (fda.gov)
  • determination
  • If outside parties want to ensure that a compound is not considered a scheduled substance or listed chemical, they should write the DEA, Drug and Chemical Evaluation Section (DRE), Diversion Control Division, 8701 Morrissette Drive, Springfield, Virginia 22152, for an official determination. (usdoj.gov)
  • term
  • substance, in philosophy, term used to denote the changeless substratum presumed in some philosophies to be present in all being. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Prevention
  • Additional information is available from the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Substance Use and Prevention . (aap.org)
  • Waste
  • Using directives from WEEE (Waste electrical and electronic equipment), IECEE (IEC System for Conformity testing and Certification of Electrotechnical Equipment and Components) and IECQ HSPM 080000 (Hazardous Substances Process Management) we can help you to manage your hazardous substances safely and comprehensively. (sgs.com)
  • schedules
  • Two federal agencies, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), determine which substances are added to or removed from the various schedules, although the statute passed by Congress created the initial listing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Substances are placed in their respective schedules based on whether they have a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States, their relative abuse potential, and likelihood of causing dependence when abused. (usdoj.gov)
  • safety
  • The use of hazardous substances requires compliance with stringent safety regulations, both during use and elimination. (sgs.com)
  • This database allows access to opinions and conclusions from 115 SCOGS reports* published between 1972-1980 on the safety of over 370 Generally Recognized As Safe (GRAS) food substances. (fda.gov)
  • The European Commission asked EFSA to provide scientific opinions on the safety and efficacy of several substances, particularly those intended for use on poultry and beef carcasses. (europa.eu)
  • EFSA provides scientific advice to EU risk managers on the safety and efficacy of decontamination substances. (europa.eu)
  • Substances in this schedule have no currently accepted medical use in the United States, a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision, and a high potential for abuse. (usdoj.gov)
  • certain
  • As in other types of categorization , certain prototype performance enhancers are universally classified as such (like anabolic steroids), whereas other substances (like vitamins and protein supplements) are virtually never classified as performance enhancers despite their effects on performance. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Controlled Substances Act ( CSA ) is the statute establishing federal U.S. drug policy under which the manufacture, importation, possession, use, and distribution of certain substances is regulated. (wikipedia.org)
  • problems
  • Those suffering from substance-dependency problems are encouraged to seek assistance from Counseling Services. (umsl.edu)
  • schedule
  • Since then many substances have been added, removed, or transferred from one schedule to another. (usdoj.gov)
  • Registrants listed below have applied for and been granted registration by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) as importers of various classes of schedule I or II controlled substances. (usdoj.gov)
  • The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has considered the factors in 21 U.S.C. 823 , 952 (a) and 958 (a) and determined that the registration of the listed registrants to import the applicable basic classes of schedule I or II controlled substances is consistent with the public interest and with United States obligations under international treaties, conventions, or protocols in effect on May 1, 1971. (usdoj.gov)
  • Therefore, pursuant to 21 U.S.C. 952 (a) and 958 (a), and in accordance with 21 CFR 1301.34 , the DEA has granted a registration as an importer for schedule I or II controlled substances to the above listed companies. (usdoj.gov)
  • In 2001, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Drug Enforcement Administration thoroughly analyzed the relevant medical, scientific, and abuse data and concluded that marijuana continues to meet the criteria for placement in schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act. (pearltrees.com)