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Author Plamondon, Joseph E

Title Underlying foundation of science used in the regulation of industrial chemicals / Joseph Plamondon
Published Shawbury, U.K. : Smithers Rapra, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (136 pages)
Summary Chemical identity issues are of central importance to the successful implementation of the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH), both for the regulated community and for the European Chemical Agency (ECHA) responsible for REACH's implementation. A variety of nomenclature systems exists, some with similar naming convention but also with critically important differences. These systems include: International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) which is used in European Union (EU) countries and that provides the primary nomenclature system to be used
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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Subject United States. Toxic Substances Control Act.
Chemicals -- Law and legislation -- European Union countries.
Chemicals -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Environmental policy.
Hazardous substances -- Law and legislation -- European Union countries.
Hazardous substances -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1847351492 (electronic bk.)
9781847351494 (electronic bk.)