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International Labour Organisation

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Works: 7,773 works in 10,896 publications in 3 languages and 146,793 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Dictionaries  History  Biography  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Editor, Other, Publisher
Classifications: HD7801, 331.05
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Encyclopaedia of occupational health and safety by Bureau international du travail( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Signed articles, arranged alphabetically by subject, intended as a practical tool for those responsible for the protection of the health of industrial workers throughout the world. Emphasizes preventive action. Contains approximately 200 new entries that reflect new knowledge or developments since the previous edition. Entries tend to be lengthy and give references. Some illustrations, cross references. Index of authors (with identifications and locations). Subject index. v. 1, A-K; v. 2, L-Z
World of work : the magazine of the ILO by International Labour Office( )

in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revista internacional del trabajo by International Labour Office( )

in Spanish and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1,2 dichloroethane by K Hughes( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cadmium by WHO Task Group on Environmental Health Criteria for Cadmium( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environmental health criteria for cadmium. Identity, physical and chemical properties, and analytical methods. Sources of human and environmental exposure. Environmental transport, distribution, and transformation. Environmental levels and human exposure. Kinetics and metabolism in laboratory mammals and humans. Effects on laboratory mammals and in vitro test systems. Effects on humans
Measuring the non-observed economy : a handbook by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This essential Handbook makes underground, hidden, grey economies intelligible and consistently quantifiable. An invaluable tool for statistics producers and users and researchers, the book explains how the non-observed economy can be measured and comments on the reliability of and differences between various methods. The purpose of this Handbook is to identify and promote best practice consistent with international standards like the 1993 System of National Accounts
Principles for evaluating health risks to reproduction associated with exposure to chemicals by International Program on Chemical Safety( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The challenge of child labour in international law by Franziska Humbert( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franziska Humbert analyses how the prohibition of child labour is protected under international law and proposes an agenda for reform
Principles of characterizing and applying human exposure models by International Program on Chemical Safety( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The objective of this manual is to provide guidance to risk assessors on the use of quantitative toxicokinetic and toxicodynamic data to address interspecies and interindividual differences in dose and concentration-response assessment. Section 1 focuses on the relevance of this guidance in the context of the broader risk assessment paradigm and other initiatives of the International Program on Chemical Safety (IPCS) project on the Harmonization of Approaches to the Assessment of Risk from Exposure to Chemicals. Technical background material is presented in section 2, followed by generic guidance for the development of chemical-specific adjustment factors in section 3 and accompanying summary figures. Illustrative case-studies are included in an Appendix, and a glossary of terms is also provided.--Publisher's description
Skin sensitization in chemical risk assessment by International Program on Chemical Safety( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This publication presents the conclusions of an IPCS Workshop on Skin Sensitization in Chemical Risk Assessment. The workshop focused on the question of methods for dose-response assessment, to evaluate the relative ability of a chemical to induce sensitization in the skin, and hence inform risk assessment for humans. In addition this publication includes a series of short articles on this topic by leading experts in the field. The conclusions of the workshop cover such aspects as the nature and utility for risk assessment of the data produced by non-animal test methods (such as quantitative structure-activity relationships), in vitro testing approaches, animal test methods, and epidemiological studies. While traditional animal test methods used for identification and regulation of skin sensitizers have focused on determining whether or not a substance is a sensitizer, this report describes the use of tests for deriving more informative potency information.--Publisher's description
Resorcinol by S. K Hahn( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resorcinol is a white crystalline compound used largely in the rubber industry and in wood bonding applications and is an important source of chemical intermediate in the manufacture of speciality chemicals. Other uses of the chemical include the manufacture of dyestuffs, pharmaceuticals, flame retardants, agricultural chemicals, fungicidal creams and lotions, and hair dye formulations. This Concise International Assessment Document (CICAD) evaluates the scientific literature on the health and environmental effects of resorcinol based on selected national and regional evaluations. Uncertainties in the risk assessment are set out for both human health and the environment--Publisher's description
Principles for modelling dose-response for the risk assessment of chemicals by WHO Task Group on Environmental Health Criteria on Principles for Modelling Dose-Response for the Risk Assessment of Chemicals( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume is part of the ongoing review of the underlying scientific bases for decision-making in chemical risk assessment by International Program on Chemical Safety. It involves specific consideration of the area of dose-response assessment in the evaluation of information from toxicological studies in animals and from human clinical and epidemiological studies. It covers toxicants with threshold effects and those for which there may be no practical threshold, such as substances that are genotoxic and carcinogenic. The discussions are concerned with that subset of cause-effect relationships commonly referred to as dose-response models, which are typically used to characterize the biological effects of intentional (e.g. drugs and nutrients) and unintentional (e.g. contaminants) exposure to chemicals. This report is intended primarily to provide descriptive guidance for risk assessors in using dose-response modeling in hazard characterization. It will also provide mathematical modelers with an appreciation of issues to be considered when modeling in the context of the risk assessment process. Risk managers will be able to obtain a general understanding of the applications and limitations of dose-response modeling. For both risk assessors and risk managers, some considerations for communicating the results of risk assessments that use dose-response modeling are presented.--Publisher's description
2-butenal by J Kielhorn( Book )

8 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2-Butenal (also known as crotonaldehyde) is an ab-unsaturated aldehyde and consequently a very reactive compound. It is a chemical intermediate used chiefly in the manufacture of sorbates, solvents, and, to a lesser extent, pharmaceutical products and aroma chemicals. This publication studies the pharmacokinetics, environmental exposure, chemical toxicology and carcinogenicity of 2-butenal. However, to enable an understanding and evaluation of this aldehyde in the context of environmental health, other aldehydes, such as formaldehyde, acetaldehyde, and acrolein, are mentioned for comparison.--Publisher's description
Edward Phelan and the ILO : the life and views of an international social actor by E. J Phelan( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a remarkable portrait of Edward J. Phelan (1888-1967), a man who dedicated his life to social justice and whose views and actions guided the work of the ILO for decades. One of a small group of people who mapped out the design of the ILO in the Treaty of Versailles in 1919 and one of the principal authors of the ILO Constitution, Phelan became the ILO's fourth Director-General in 1941 until his retirement in 1948. Phelan's personal memoirs, long unpublished, are brought together in one volume along with a biographical essay by labour historian Emmet O'Connor, texts by Brian Cowen TD, Seán Lemass TD and former ILO Director-General Wilfred Jenks, and a selection of Phelan's lesser known writings on the ILO's later development, offering a unique perspective on key episodes in the history of the ILO
Dermal absorption by J Kielhorn( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new volume in the Environmental Health Criteria Series presents an overview of dermal absorption and its consideration in the risk assessment of chemicals. It describes the methods available to assess dermal absorption, the significance of skin as a route of exposure and the interpretation of results of dermal absorption studies for risk assessment. In addition, it presents and discusses current topics of interest in the field of dermal absorption. This book will be useful to biology and toxicology scientists and researchers, as well as to regulatory authorities and the chemical industry
Guidelines for port state control officers carrying out inspections under the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 by International Labour Organization( Book )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The guidelines contained in this book are an important international resource for implementing port State responsibilities under the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 (MLC). They were adopted by the ILO in September 2008 together with Guidelines for flag State inspections under the MLC, 2006
Producer price index manual : theory and practice by International Monetary Fund( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The producer price index (PPI) measures the rate at which the prices of producer goods and services are changing overtime. It is a key statistic for economic and business decision making and inflation monitoring. The Producer Price Index Manual: Theory and Practice provides clear, up-to-date guidance on the concepts, uses, methods, and economic theory of the PPI, including information on classifications, sources, compilation techniques, and analytical uses of the PPI. The Manual supersedes the previous international guidance on PPIs (available in the Manual on Producers' Price Indices for Industrial Goods, published by the United Nations Statistics Division in 1979). The Manual's conceptual framework derives from the System of National Accounts1993 and recent developments in index number theory. Preparation of the Manual was undertaken by the Intersecretariat Working Group on Price Statistics through a technical expert group chaired by the IMF and involving representatives from the ILO, the OECD, the UN Economic Commission for Europe, the World Bank, national statistical offices, and academic institutions
Guidelines for flag state inspections under the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 by International Labour Organization( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The texts of the Guidelines for flag State inspections under the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 and Guidelines for port State control officers carrying out inspections under the Maritime Labour Convention, 2006 are to be submitted to the 303rd Session (November 2008) of the ILO Governing Body which is expected to take a decision on its publication
World of work report 2010 : from on crisis to the next? by International Institute for Labour Studies( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published annually by the International Institute for Labour Studies - the research arm of the ILO - the 2010 edition of "World of Work Report" assesses the state of labour markets worldwide amid the economic crisis and analyses the economic and social implications
Beyond the nation-state : functionalism and international organization by Ernst B Haas( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityInternational Labour Organization

BĂT (Bei̐nălkhalg Ămăk Tăshkilaty)

Bei̐nălkhalg Ămăk Tăshkilaty

Diethni̲s Organo̲si̲ Ergasias

I.A.O. (International Labour Organisation)

I.L.O. (International Labour Organisation)

IAA (International Labour Organisation)

IAO

IAO (International Labour Organisation)

ILO

ILO (International Labour Organisation)

Internacia labora organizaĵo

Internasjonal arbeider-assosiasjon

Internasjonale arbeids organisasjon

Internasjonale arbeidsorganisasjon

International Labour Organisation

International Labour Organization

Internationale Arbeidsorganisatie

Internationale Arbeitsorganisation

Internationale Organisation der Arbeit

Internationella arbetsorganisationen

Kansainvälinen työjärjestö

Kokusai-Rōdō-Jimukyoku

Kokusai Rōdō Kikan

Kokusai-Rōdō-Kyoku

Kukche Nodong Kigu

Kukche Nodong Kigwan

League of Nations. International Labour Organisation

Međunarodna organizacija rada

Meždunarodnaja Organizacija Truda

Mezhdunarodna organizat︠s︡ii︠a︡ na truda

Mezhdunarodnai︠a︡ organizat︠s︡ii︠a︡ truda

Mezinárodní organizace práce

Międzynarodowa Organizacja Pracy.

Miz︠h︡narodna orhanizat︠s︡ii︠a︡ prat︠s︡i

MOP

MOP (International Labour Organisation)

MOT

MOT (International Labour Organisation)

Munaẓẓamah al-ʿamal al-dawlīyah

Munaẓẓamat al-ʿAmal ad-Duwalīya

Munaẓẓamat al-ʻAmal al-Dawlīyah

Nemzetközi Munkaügyi Szervezet

O.I.L. (International Labour Organisation)

O.I.T. (International Labour Organisation)

OIL

OIL (International Labour Organisation)

OIL (Organizzazione internazionale del lavoro)

OIT

OIT (International Labour Organisation)

OIT (Organisation internationale du travail)

Organisasi Perburuhan Internasional

Organisation internationale du travail

Organisation Internationale du Travail <OIT>.

Organismo Internacional del Trabajo

Organismo International del Trabajo.

Organització Internacional del Treball

Organização Internacional do Trabalho

Organização International do Trabalho

Organización Internacional de Trabajo

Organización Internacional del Trabajo.

Organizzazione internazionale del lavoro

Organizzazione Permanente del Lavoro

Permanent Organization of Labor

Sāzmān-i Bayn al-Milalī-i Kār

Starptautiskā darba organizacija

Tarptautinė darbo organizacija

United Nations. International Labour Organisation

منظمة العمل الدولية

国際労働機関

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English (151)

Spanish (3)

French (3)

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Principles for evaluating health risks to reproduction associated with exposure to chemicalsThe challenge of child labour in international lawPrinciples of characterizing and applying human exposure modelsSkin sensitization in chemical risk assessmentResorcinolPrinciples for modelling dose-response for the risk assessment of chemicals2-butenalEdward Phelan and the ILO : the life and views of an international social actor