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  • 181HAZWOPER — (IPA|/ˈhæzˌwɑ.pɚ/) is an acronym for Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response. It refers to any persons, environmentalists, employees who are exposed or potentially exposed to hazardous substances, including hazardous waste, and who are… …

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  • 182COSHH — The Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 United Kingdom Parliament Citation: 2002 No. 2677 Primary legislation: European Communities Act 1972, Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 Introduced by …

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  • 183Cruise ship pollution in the United States — The cruise ship industry is a significant and growing contributor to the United States economy, providing more than $32 billion in benefits annually and generating more than 330,000 U.S. jobs, but also making the environmental impacts of its… …

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  • 184Regulation of ship pollution in the United States — International laws and regulationsMARPOL 73/78 is one of the most important treaties regulating pollution from ships. Six Annexes of the Convention cover the various sources of pollution from ships and provide an overarching framework for… …

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  • 185Mercury regulation in the United States — is a set of laws and regulations limiting the maximum concentrations of mercury (Hg) that is permitted in air, water, soil, food and drugs. These laws and regulations are promulgated by U.S. Federal Agencies such as the Environmental Protection… …

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  • 186New York City Fire Department — Fire Department of New York Motto:  New …

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  • 187Environmental racism — refers to intentional or unintentional racial discrimination in the enforcement of environmental rules and regulations, the intentional or unintentional targeting of minority communitiesBullard, Robert D. Unequal Protection: Environmental Justice …

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  • 188Resource Conservation and Recovery Act — The Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), enacted in 1976, is a Federal law of the United States contained in 42 U.S.C. §§6901 6992k. It is usually pronounced as rick rah or Wreck rah. RCRA is the Unites States primary law governing the… …

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  • 189Environmental policy of the United States — The environmental policy of the United States is federal governmental action to regulate activities that have an environmental impact in the United States. The goal of environmental policy is to protect the environment for future generations… …

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  • 190List of environmental agreements — List of international environmental agreements. Most of the following agreements are legally binding. Agreements are listed in both alphabetical order and in order of topic.These lists need tidying up and making congruent with one… …

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  • 191Hydrogen peroxide — IUPAC name …

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  • 192Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry — The United States Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, (ATSDR) is an agency for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that is directed by a congressional mandate to perform specific functions concerning the effect on… …

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  • 193Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act — The Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act of 1986 is a United States federal law passed by the 99th United States Congress located at Title 40, Chapter 116 of the U.S. Code, concerned with emergency response preparedness.On October… …

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  • 194Incineration — For other forms of waste plant that produces energy, see waste to energy. Incinerator redirects here. For the fictional character, see Incinerator (Transformers). Incinerate redirects here. For the Sonic Youth song, see Incinerate (song). For the …

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  • 195Lockout-Tagout — and placing it in such a position that no hazardous power sources can be turned on. The procedure requires that a tag be affixed to the locked device indicating that it should not be turned on.When two or more subcontractors are working on… …

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  • 196Electronic waste — For the EC directive, see Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive. Defective and obsolete electronic equipment. Electronic waste, e waste, e scrap, or Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) describes discarded electrical or… …

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  • 197List of waste management acronyms — The following article contains a list of acronyms used in the waste management industry. [ [http://www.ciwm.co.uk/mediastore/FILES/11384.doc Waste management jargonyms] CIWM website, Accessed 9/11/06] [ [http://www.environment… …

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  • 198Child labour in India — Young boy stacking plates in Bangalore The problem of child labor exploitation is a major challenge to the progress of developing countries. Children that are very young work at the cost of their right to education which leaves them permanently… …

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  • 199взрывоопасная зона — 3.1.3 взрывоопасная зона (hazardous area): Зона, в которой присутствует взрывоопасная газовая среда или ее присутствие возможно в таких количествах, что для безопасного применения электрооборудования требуется применение специальных мер при… …

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  • 200Waste characterisation — ( waste characterization US) is the process by which the composition of different waste streams is analysed. Waste characterisation plays an important part in any treatment of waste which may occur. Developers of new waste technologies must take… …

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