World Meteorological Organization (WMO) ; Food and Agriculture Organization (Rome, Italia) ; United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization ; United Nations Environment Programme ; World Health Organization (Geneva, Switzerland) ; United Nations ; International Atomic Energy Agency (Vienna, Austria)Published by: International Maritime Organization (IMO) ; 2002
The revised GESAMP Hazard Evaluation Procedure provides an updated set of criteria for evaluating the hazards of chemical substances that may enter the marine environment through operational discharge, accidental spillage, or loss overboard from ships. Hazards to both humans and the marine environment are considered and the information is collated in the form of a 'hazard profile', an easily read fingerprint of the hazard characteristics of each substance. The hazard profiles of substances carried by ships that have been reviewed by the EHS2 Working Group of GESAMP are published at regular intervals and a 'composite list' is available from the International Maritime Organization (IMO)...
Collection(s) and Series: GESAMP - Reports and Studies- No. 64
Format: Digital (Free), Hard copy