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Descriptor in English: Hazardous Waste
Descriptor in Spanish: Residuos Peligrosos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Resíduos Perigosos
Descriptor in French: Déchets dangereux
Entry term(s): Hazardous Wastes
Waste, Hazardous
Wastes, Hazardous
Tree number(s): D20.944.380
D27.888.426.500
N06.850.460.710.380
SP4.031.362
VS4.001.001.005.001.003.009
Scope note: Waste products which threaten life, health, or the environment when improperly treated, stored, transported, disposed of, or otherwise managed.
Annotation: HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PC prevention & control
SN statistics & numerical data
History Note: 88
DeCS UI: 24262
Descriptor UI: D006256
Date Established: 1988/01/01
Date of Entry: 1987/05/04
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Hazardous Waste - Preferred
Concept UI M0009815
Scope note Waste products which threaten life, health, or the environment when improperly treated, stored, transported, disposed of, or otherwise managed.
Preferred term Hazardous Waste
Entry term(s) Hazardous Wastes
Waste, Hazardous
Wastes, Hazardous



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