ASTM International - ASTM E1445-08
Standard Terminology Relating to Hazard Potential of Chemicals
|Publication Date:||15 May 2008|
|ICS Code (Chemical technology (Vocabularies)):||01.040.71|
|ICS Code (Inorganic chemicals in general):||71.060.01|
|ICS Code (Organic chemicals in general):||71.080.01|
1.1 This standard is a compilation of terminology used in the area of hazard potential of chemicals. Terms that are generally understood or adequately defined in other readily available sources are not included.
1.2 Although some of these definitions are general in nature, many must be used in the context of the standards in which they appear. The pertinent standard number is given in parentheses after the definition.
1.3 In the interest of common understanding and standardization, consistent word usage is encouraged to help eliminate the major barrier to effective technical communication.