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Bhopal Accidental Release MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Bhopal Accidental Release
Tree Number(s)
K01.400.504.968.074
N06.850.135.195.249
Unique ID
D055908
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D055908
Annotation
coordinate with DISASTERS if pertinent
Scope Note
1984 accident in Bhopal, INDIA at a PESTICIDES facility, resulting when WATER entered a storage tank containing ISOCYANATES. The following accidental chemical release and uncontrolled reaction resulted in several thousand deaths.
Entry Term(s)
Bhopal Chemical Accident
Previous Indexing
Disasters (1984-2008)
Public MeSH Note
2009
History Note
2009
Date Established
2009/01/01
Date of Entry
2008/07/08
Revision Date
2015/06/29
Bhopal Accidental Release Preferred
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