WHO announces new publication on chemical releases caused by natural hazard events and disasters.
Disasters resulting from natural hazards such as earthquakes, hurricanes, tsunamis and floods, are increasing in intensity, frequency and impact, in part due to climate change. A …Read More
Following a chemical fire on 28 August 2017 at the Nairit plant in Yerevan, Armenia, the UN Environment/OCHA Joint Unit, coordinated the deployment of three international experts to support the assessment of chemical hazards. The experts provided assistance to national …Read More
The Inter-Organization Programme for the Sound Management of Chemicals (IOMC) Toolbox support countries to identify the most appropriate and efficient national actions to address specific problems related to chemicals management.
The toolbox identifies the available IOMC resources that will help …Read More
The Loss Prevention Bulletin (LPB), published bimonthly by the Institute of Chemical Engineers, shares industry experience on industrial hazards and accidents. The LPB is an opportunity for other organizations to learn from others’ experiences, and consequently improve their own …Read More
Survey: Help with the updating of the OECD Guiding Principles for Chemical Accidents
The OECD Guiding Principles for Chemical Accident Prevention, Preparedness and Response are being updated and revised. Visitors to the EEC are asked to provide their feedback on …Read More