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Hazchem

Line breaks: Haz|chem
Pronunciation: /ˈhazkɛm
 
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Definition of Hazchem in English:

noun

[as modifier]
Denoting a system of labelling hazardous chemicals, especially during transportation.
Example sentences
  • Applicants must have a driver's licence, preferably with Hazchem licence, but full training will be given.
  • The company is a member of the first network to offer a next day delivery service for Hazchem consignments.
  • The Hazchem First Responders kit is mainly used to clean up and contain spills.

Origin

1970s: from hazardous chemical.

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