• RoHS
  • Under recent circumstances where attention to the environment is required in every field, there is an increasing need for analysis of hazardous substances included in products such as electrical and electronic equipment, and automobiles, as triggered by the enforcement of the RoHS Directive of the European Union (EU). (environmental-expert.com)
  • guidance
  • 300.110 Establishes the National Response Team and its roles and responsibilities in the National Response system, including planning and coordinating responses to major discharges of oil or hazardous waste, providing guidance to Regional Response Teams, coordinating a national program of preparedness planning and response, and facilitating research to improve response activities. (wikipedia.org)
  • hazards
  • 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)
  • Councils need to consider the role of HSNO when examining how hazards relating to land use and hazardous substances are to be dealt with in their district plans. (qualityplanning.org.nz)
  • The federal government has a system for labeling containers used to store or transport hazardous substances that uses colors and symbols to designate potential hazards. (epa.gov)
  • occupational
  • At its 297th Session (November 2006) the Governing Body decided that the purpose of the Meeting of Experts would be to discuss how ILO instruments and other tools concerning occupational safety and health and hazardous substances could be best incorporated into a new policy framework and action plan. (ilo.org)
  • Their aim is to establish a hazardous substance management system tailored to the needs of your business and thereby optimize occupational health and safety at your company. (tuv.com)
  • risk
  • Much of our research directly informs regulators and thereby the development and implementation of measures to control the release of hazardous substances in the environment that are a risk to human health. (cranfield.ac.uk)
  • For example, people running from or suddenly collapsing in a hazardous material area, visible signs of a leak, or gas clouds coming from a facility or vehicle all suggest the risk of a hazardous substance release. (epa.gov)
  • If a company intends to handle such substances, it is required by law to conduct risk assessments and implement safety measures. (tuv.com)
  • Another review indicated that, based upon the longest follow-up studies conducted to date, lifetime stimulant therapy that begins during childhood is continuously effective for controlling ADHD symptoms and reduces the risk of developing a substance use disorder as an adult. (wikipedia.org)
  • management
  • At SGS, we have experience and expertise in a wide range of industries and sectors that enables us to advise you comprehensively about your hazardous substances management systems. (sgs.com)
  • 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)
  • You can rely on our experts' in-depth knowledge of hazardous substance management. (tuv.com)
  • people
  • People are exposed to a wide-range of hazardous substances in air, water and food. (cranfield.ac.uk)
  • If initiated or ignited, substances with explosive properties can damage property and natural resources, and/or injure or kill people. (qualityplanning.org.nz)
  • While people may try to resist the temptation of chocolate, dogs never have the willpower to say, "No." This accounts for the reason animal poison control hotlines receive more calls about chocolate than any other ingested substance. (kidscorner.org)
  • materials
  • Many of the products we use for housework, gardening, home improvement, or car maintenance contain hazardous materials that endanger our health as well as pollute the environment. (environmental-expert.com)
  • The Hazardous Waste and Substances Sites List, also known as the Cortese List or California Superfund, is a planning document used by the State of California and its various local agencies and developers to comply with the California Environmental Quality Act requirements in providing information about the location of hazardous materials release sites. (wikipedia.org)
  • framework
  • The Governing Body of the ILO at its 292nd Session (March 2005) decided to hold a Meeting of Experts to Examine Instruments, Knowledge, Advocacy, Technical Cooperation and International Collaboration as Tools with a view to Developing a Policy Framework for Hazardous Substances. (ilo.org)
  • As required by the Clean Water Act of 1972, the NCP was revised the following year to include a framework for responding to hazardous substance spills as well as oil discharges. (wikipedia.org)
  • chemical
  • Substances that have the capacity to oxidise are assessed for their ability to promote fire, usually by producing oxygen and releasing chemical energy. (qualityplanning.org.nz)
  • Under the EU REACH Chemical Regulation, a manufacturer registering substances under REACH must state assessment metrics which serve as a basis for the corresponding protective measures. (dguv.de)
  • Chemical substances are an essential part of our daily lives. (environmental-expert.com)
  • Facilities
  • Acrylamide is classified as an extremely hazardous substance in the United States as defined in Section 302 of the U.S. Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (42 U.S.C. 11002), and is subject to strict reporting requirements by facilities which produce, store, or use it in significant quantities. (wikipedia.org)
  • means
  • This means that under the RMA hazardous substances can encompass a wider range of substances, and hazardous properties, than under HSNO. (qualityplanning.org.nz)
  • The restrictions are on each homogeneous material in the product, which means that the limits do not apply to the weight of the finished product, or even to a component, but to any single substance that could (theoretically) be separated mechanically-for example, the sheath on a cable or the tinning on a component lead. (wikipedia.org)
  • measures
  • The seminar also covers selecting and using the right personal protective equipment, as well as the organisational measures that need to be put in place to deal with hazardous substances. (dguv.de)