Chapter 2. Principles of Risk Assessment and Risk Management for Chemicals

  1. Mervyn Richardson
  1. H. Paul and
  2. A. Illing

Published Online: 10 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527616039.ch2

Chemical Safety: International Reference Manual

Chemical Safety: International Reference Manual

How to Cite

Paul, H. and Illing, A. (1994) Principles of Risk Assessment and Risk Management for Chemicals, in Chemical Safety: International Reference Manual (ed M. Richardson), VCH Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527616039.ch2

Editor Information

  1. Birch Assessment Services for Information on Chemicals, 6 Birch Drive, Maple Cross, Rickmansworth, Herts WD3 2UL, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 31 MAR 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527286300

Online ISBN: 9783527616039

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Keywords:

  • risk assessment;
  • risk management;
  • hazard;
  • harm;
  • royal Society Study Group

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Hazard, Harm and Risk

  • Risk Assessment and Risk Management

  • Conclusions