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PREFERRED TERM

void:inDataset: http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/void.ttl#Agrovoc

Created: 2019-09-04T12:02:37

skos:notation: 1507e10c

hazardous materials  

DEFINITION

  • Any waste material that, when improperly handled, can cause substantial harm to human health and safety or to the environment. HAZMAT can take the form of solids, liquids, sludges, or contained gases, and they are generated primarily by chemical production, manufacturing, and other industrial activities. They may cause damage during inadequate storage, transportation, treatment, or disposal operations.

    Created: 10/28/21

    (en)

BROADER CONCEPT

ENTRY TERMS

  • Created: 2019-09-04T12:02:37

    skos:notation: 15c9a3f0

    dangerous materials (en)

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URI

http://aims.fao.org/aos/agrovoc/c_1507e10c

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