Model solution — substitution of chemicals

MS information
Finland
Finnish
2014

Description

The most effective way to reduce the risk of hazardous substances at work is to replace the product with a less dangerous product or method. This model solution contains information on the benefits of substitution, the legislation related to substitution, practical measures and examples of substitution.

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Provider: 
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health — FIOH
Prevention measures: 
Level 1. Elimination of hazards
Level 1. Substitution
Purpose of the material: 
Guidance
Target group: 
Employers
Occupational health physician
Safety officers
Workers
Workers representatives

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