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Chemicals Act (Chemikaliengesetz - ChemG).
Occupational safety and health; Protection against particular hazards
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New publication of the Chemicals Act, revised version, including amendments until 28.06.2002. Contains provisions to protect persons from damaging effects of dangerous substances, inter alia by providing for detection of dangerous effects, avoiding these effects or by preventing their occurence.
C134 - Prevention of Accidents (Seafarers) Convention, 1970; C162 - Asbestos Convention, 1986; C170 - Chemicals Convention, 1990; R172 - Asbestos Recommendation, 1986; R177 - Chemicals Recommendation, 1990
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Bundesgesetzblatt, Part I