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Descriptor English: Hazardous Substances and Wastes Stockpiling
Descriptor Spanish: Almacenamiento de Sustancias y Residuos Peligrosos
Descriptor Portuguese: Armazenamento de Substâncias e Resíduos Perigosos
Descriptor French: Stockage des Déchets et des Substances Dangereuses
Tree number(s): SP8.473.654.412.067
Scope note: Action of preserving, keeping, depositing and assembling in a warehouse or other place, a considerable quantity of flammable, toxic, corrosive, irritant, comburent or radioactive chemical products. The warehouses for hazardous materials must fulfill the characteristics that allows to reduce the effects in the case of accident and fulfill the international rules on security by providing the necessary segregation and separation accordingly to the chemical compatibility of the materials. (From: Material V - Gunn, S.W.A. Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine and International Relief, 1990.)
DeCS ID: 34596
Unique ID: DDCS034596
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Hazardous Substances and Wastes Stockpiling - Preferred
Concept UI FD00060499
Scope note Action of preserving, keeping, depositing and assembling in a warehouse or other place, a considerable quantity of flammable, toxic, corrosive, irritant, comburent or radioactive chemical products. The warehouses for hazardous materials must fulfill the characteristics that allows to reduce the effects in the case of accident and fulfill the international rules on security by providing the necessary segregation and separation accordingly to the chemical compatibility of the materials. (From: Material V - Gunn, S.W.A. Multilingual Dictionary of Disaster Medicine and International Relief, 1990.)
Preferred term Hazardous Substances and Wastes Stockpiling



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