The Greater London Council has pioneered two services of international and national importance in its Hazchem code linked to the emergency services and the poisonous wastes unit. Hazchem allows firemen or police, first on the scene of a chemical incident which must be contained, to interpret a two-digit code - and go into action immediately without fear of taking the wrong action.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    American Bureau of Shipping

    ABS Plaza, 16855 Northchase Drive
    Houston, TX  United States  77060
  • Authors:
    • Schwer, M
  • Publication Date: 1974-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 12-15
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 144
    • Issue Number: 4289
    • Publisher: Hemming Group, Limited
    • ISSN: 0039-6303

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00084619
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Bureau of Shipping
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 1 1975 12:00AM