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Useful References

  • Council Directive 2014/28/EU of 5 April 1993 on the harmonisation of the provisions relating to the placing on the market and supervision of explosives for civil uses. OJ No. L 121, 15 April 1993.
  • The Explosives Regulations 2014 (Amendment). Statutory Instrument 2016 No. 315.
  • Explosive Regulations 2014: Guidance on Regulations - Safety provisions. HSE. ISBN 9780717665518
  • Harmonised European standards on explosives for civil uses in support of Directive 93/15/EEC including standards in Series EN13630 (detonating cords and safety fuses); Series EN13631 (high explosives); Series EN 13763 (detonators and relays); EN13938 (propellants and rocket propellants) and Series EN 13857; CEN, Rue de Stassart 36, B-1050 Brussels, Belgium (tel: (32-2) 550 0811, fax: (32-2) 550 0819}. British Standards, which implement European standards, are available from BSI, 389 Chiswick High Road, London W4 4AL (tel: +44(0)20 8996 9000, fax: +44(0)20 8996 7001}.
  • The Blue Guide on the implementation of EU product rules 2014

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