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Committee On Chemistry and Industry


Number: 2002-065-1-022

Title: Fifth IUPAC/UNESCO Workshop on Safety in Chemical Production

Coordinator(s): Jinliang Qiao and Mike Booth

Completion Date: 2003 - project completed

Four Workshops have been sponsored in the developed countries to help in the transmission of modern safety practices to especially less-developed countries:

> See previous project for description and report (#022/16/98)

The 5th workshop will be hosted by SINOPEC Corporation, and held in Beijing, on 20 November 2002. The Chairman, Dr J Qiao, is from Sinopec and also COCI representative from China.


  • 09h00 Welcome
  • 09h05 IUPAC / COCI
    Nelson Wright, Chairman of the Committee On Chemistry and Industry of IUPAC
  • 09h20 UNESCO
  • 09h30 Safety in Chemical Production Workshops
    Mike Booth, Chemical & Allied Industries' Association of South Africa
    Session One
  • 09h45 UK Safety Management Systems- Legal Requirements
    Steven Harper, UK Health & Safety Executive
    - 10h45 Break
  • 11h00 Safe Management of Chemicals- Responsible Care
    Judy Castledine, Dow (Asia)
  • 12h00 Safe Handling of Toxic Chemicals
    Harry Heo, BP (Asia )
    - 13h00 Lunch
    Session Two
  • 14h00 Classification and Labelling of Hazardous Substances
    Steven Harper
  • 14h30 Emergency Response Systems and Practices at BP
    Harry Heo
  • 15h00 Emergency Plans and Preparedness in Chemical Production
    Steven Harper
    - 15h30 Break
  • Panel Discussion

> Workshop report published in Chem. Int. 25(4) 2003>

Project completed

Last update: 2 July 2003


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