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Legislative Decree No. 52 implementing Directive 92/32/EEC concerning the classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances.

Country/Territory
Italy
Document type
Legislation
Date
1997
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Gazzetta Ufficiale della Repubblica Italiana No. 58, 11 March 1997.
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Pollution control Hazardous substances Packaging/labelling Classification/declassification Data collection/reporting Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Alps, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Mediterranean, Southern Europe
Abstract

In implementation of Directive 92/32/EEC, the present Legislative Decree makes provision applicable to the substances or preparations defined under article 2 with respect to: (a) notification; (b) assessment of potential risk to human beings and the environment of notified substances; (c) classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances for human beings and the environment. The Legislative Decree does not apply to the substances and preparations specified by article 1, paragraph 2, such as foodstuffs and feedingstuffs. Article 36 lays down penalties to be applied in case of infringement.

Full text
Italian
Website
www.parlamento.it

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 92/32/EEC amending for the seventh time Directive 67/548/EEC on the approximation of the laws, regulations and administrative provisions relating to the classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances.

Legislation | European Union | 1992

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Packaging/labelling, Classification/declassification, Data collection/reporting

Source: FAO, FAOLEX