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Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2000 (S.R. No. 120 of 2000).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Northern Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2000
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Cultivated plants, Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Post-harvest treatment Biological control agents Hazardous substances
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
Coming into force on 1 June, 2000.
Abstract

The Regulations impose duties on employers to protect employees and other persons who may be exposed to substances hazardous to health and also imposed certain duties on employees concerning their own protection from such exposure (regulations 1 to 17 and Schedules 1 to 8). The Regulation shall apply to fumigations in which the fumigant used or intended to be used is hydrogen cyanide, phosphine or methyl bromide, except that paragraph (2) shall not apply to fumigations using the fumigant specified in column 1 of Schedule 7 when the nature of the fumigation is that specified in the corresponding entry in column 2 of that Schedule. Schedule 3 contains special provisions relating to biological agents.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Amended by

Chemicals (Hazard Information and Packaging for Supply) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2009 (S.R. No. 238 of 2009).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2009

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Pesticides, Access-to-information, Classification/declassification, Packaging/labelling

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2003 (S.R. No. 34 of 2003).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2003

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX