IS 14572 : 1998 CHLOROFORM - CODE OF SAFETY

ICS 13.300                         CHD 8

Reaffirmed 2022

1 SCOPE

1.1 This code describes the properties of chloroform; the nature of hazards associated with it; personal protective equipment; storage, handling, labelling and transportation; spillage/leakage and waste disposal; fire prevention and fire fighting; training and health monitoring; and first aid.

1.2 This code does not deal with specifications of chloroform or for design of building or plants, storage vessels and equipments for operational control.

2. Referenced Documents

The Indian Standards listed below contain provisions which through reference in this text, constitute provisions of this Indian Standard. At the time of publication, the editions indicated were valid. All standards are subject to revision, and parties to agreements based on this Indian Standard are encouraged to investigate the possibility of applying the most recent editions of the Indian Standards indicated below:

IS No. Title

4155 : 1966 Glossary of terms relating to chemical and radiation hazards and hazardous chemicals

4167 : 1980 Glossary of terms relating to air pollution ( first revision )