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Name: Regulations for Prevention of Poisoning in Mercurial Thermometer Production Lao An (1989) No. 14.
Country: China
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1989-07-26
Entry into force:
ISN: CHN-1989-R-37850
Bibliography: China Occupational Safety and Health Yearbook 1988-1989, 1990, Bureau of Inspection of Occupational Safety and Health, Ministry of Labour, Shanghai, People's Republic of China, pp. 30-33
Abstract/Citation: The purpose of these Regulations is to eliminate or reduce hazards and occupational diseases caused by mercury in mercurial thermometer production (Ch.I). Ch.II concerns basic requirements of work environment in mercurial workshops. Ch.III governs administration and supervision of production safety. Ch.IV lays down rules for disposal of mercurial gas, sewage and residues. Ch.V deals with occupational health service for staff and workers. Penalties are provided for in Ch.VI for violation of these Regulations.

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