Guidelines on the prevention of toxic exposures: education and public awareness activities

EU & international information
International
English
2004

Beskrivning

The guidelines, among other things, define prevention and summarise the active and passive strategies that can be used to promote chemical safety, for example emergency communication about chemical risks to communities; product labelling; regulation of chemicals by legislation, registration, licensing, standards and notification systems; and engineering controls to prevent exposure in the workplace.

Other data

Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Provider: 
World Health Organization — WHO
Hazard - physical state: 
Gases
Liquids
Solids
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Inhalation
Prevention measures: 
Training / guidance
Other
Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
General information
Guidance
Target group: 
OSH consultant
Policy makers
Researchers
Trainers

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