International Group of Experts on the Explosion Risks of Unstable Substances (IGUS)
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1962 Paris France
1962, Paris (France), under the sponsorship of C-XC3023 - OECD, to promote safety matters in fire and explosion hazards of energetic chemicals. Previously known as OECD-IGUS.
Exchange information and thoughts on phenomenology of explosions, the thermodynamics and kinetics of explosive reactions, testing of unstable substances with regard to explosion hazards, analysis of accident case histories and prediction of explosive properties; improve safe manufacture, handling, transport and storage of various kinds of hazardous materials and so facilitate international trade as well as promote the safety of people.
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Plenary Meeting (every 4 years); Management Board; Steering Committee; Working Groups (2); Ad-hoc Sub-groups as needed.
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