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The following references appear in the book – they are reproduced here for ease of accessing URLs

[1] EU Standard for fireworks – see for a summary – http://europa.eu/legislation_summaries/consumers/consumer_safety/l11024a_en.htm

[2] M Davies, Journal of Pyrotechnics, 21, 2005, 1-12 also see http://www.jpyro.com/wp/?p=120

[3] M Davies, Journal of Pyrotechnics, 27, 2008, 42-29 see also http://www.jpyro.com/wp/?p=577

[4] See, for example, Glitter Chemistry, C Jennings-White, Pyrotechnic Chemistry, Ed. KL and BJ Kosanke, Pub: Journal of Pyrotechnics ISBN 1-889526-15-0  – see also www.jpyro.com/wp?p=291 and Lloyd Scott Oglesby – Glitter, Chemistry & Technique, Pub: American Fireworks, 1989, ISBN 0929931017

[5] Strobing reactions in solution – see for example Doris Kolb, J. Chem. Educ., 1988, 65 (11), p 1004

[6] See for explanation – http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/9780470552940.app1/pdf

[7] Societal risk and the concept of risk aversion, J.K.Vrijling and P.H.A.J.M. van Gelder accessed via http://academics.ewi.tudelft.nl/live/binaries/ec906edd-af0e-4ba1-bcd8-18e7e7cd73ab/doc/paper10.pdf

[8] See for example – http://www.hse.gov.uk/societalrisk/

[9] See for critique – Cox, L.A. Jr., ‘What’s Wrong with Risk Matrices?’, Risk Analysis, Vol. 28, No. 2, 2008, DOI: 10.1111/j.1539-6924.2008.01030.

[10] This section is adapted from a paper published by the author in the Journal of Pyrotechnics – see T Smith, Journal of Pyrotechnics, 29, 2010,12-31 –  http://www.jpyro.com/wp/?p=1164

[11] UK risk guidelines see – http://www.hse.gov.uk/risk/.  Note that explosive specific risk information will shortly be available on the UK HSE website

[12] See http://www.hse.gov.uk/risk/theory/alarp.htm

[13] See http://webcommunities.hse.gov.uk/connect.ti/explosives/view?objectId=55760

[14] MAGIC maps – see http://www.magic.gov.uk/website/magic

[15] J Harradine & T Smith, Journal of Pyrotechnics, 22, 2005, 9-15 –  http://www.jpyro.com/wp/?p=23

[16] See revised version of Shellcalc© at  http://www.jpyro.com/wp/?p=1193

[17] See the proceedings of the International Symposium on Fireworks, Montreal 1992 – contents page at http://www.isfireworks.com/Proceedings/Montreal%20proceedings.pdf

[18] J Baechle, Pyrocolor Harmony, A Designers Guide, Published by the author, 1989

[19] R Veline, A compatible star formula system for colour mixing, self published, 1989 – see http://www.skylighter.com/fireworks/how-to/color-fireworks-stars.asp

[20] See, for example, The Chemistry of Coloured Flame, KL and BJ Kosanke, Pyrotechnic Chemistry, Ed. KL and BJ Kosanke, Pub: Journal of Pyrotechnics ISBN 1-889526-15-0

[21] Explosive Acts 1875 and 1923 – See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=20

[22] Control of Explosives Regulations 1991 – See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=307

[23] Manufacture and Storage of Explosives Regulations 2005 – See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=309

[24] Placing on the Market and Supervision of Transfer of Explosive Regulations 1993 – See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=304

[25] The Firework Act 2003 – See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=350

[26] Pyrotechnic Articles (Safety) Regulations 2010 – See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=355

[27] Classification and Labelling of Explosive Regulations 1983 – See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=24

[28] These regulations are due to be published in 2013

[29] Control of Major Accident Hazard Regulations 1991 – See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=318

[30] The Carriage of Dangerous Goods and Use of Transportable Pressure Equipment Regulations 2009, See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=347

[31] The General Product safety Regulations 2004 – See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=232

[32] The Consumer Protection Act –  See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=342

[33] The Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 – See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=10

[34] The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999 – See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=316

[35] European Agreement  Concerning the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) (Revised every 2 years)  – See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=251

[36] United Nations Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods (revised every 2 years) – See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=238

[37] See for summary and links – http://ec.europa.eu/environment/seveso/legislation.htm

[38] Council Directive 93/15/EEC of 5 April 1993 on the harmonization of the provisions relating to the placing on the market and supervision of explosives for civil uses  – see http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=358

[39] Directive 2007/23/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 May 2007 on the placing on the market of pyrotechnic articles – See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=360

[40] See http://www.hsl.gov.uk/ for contact details

[41] D Chapman and K Howard, Journal of Pyrotechnics, 29, 2010, 32-39 http://www.jpyro.com/wp/?p=1176 and links to other texts

[42] See http://www.unece.org/trans/danger/publi/unrec/rev16/English/02E_Part2.pdf

[43] See http://www.emcconsultinginc.com/docs/ematch1.imm.pdf

[44] See, for example, http://www.aria.developpement-durable.gouv.fr/ressources/17730_enschede_ih_gb_031209.pdf

[45] For an introduction see D Chapman, Journal of Pyrotechnics, 22, 2005, 67-70  http://www.jpyro.com/wp/?p=116

[46] http://www.nfpa.org/aboutthecodes/AboutTheCodes.asp?DocNum=1123

[47] http://www.nfpa.org/aboutthecodes/AboutTheCodes.asp?DocNum=1124

[48] http://www.nfpa.org/aboutthecodes/AboutTheCodes.asp?DocNum=1126

[49] http://www.dmp.wa.gov.au/documents/DGS_CoP_OutdoorFireworksWA.pdf

[50] http://wetten.overheid.nl/BWBR0013360/geldigheidsdatum_20-04-2009

[51] http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/mms-smm/expl-expl/pdf/fireworks_e.pdf

[52] See, for example, Chemistry of Pyrotechnics 2nd edition, JA Conklin & CJ Mocella Pub: CRC Press (2010), ISBN: 978-1-57444-740-8

[53] C Jennings White, Journal of Pyrotechnics, 8, 1998, 53-70 see http://www.jpyro.com/wp/?p=291

[54]W R Maxwell, Journal of Pyrotechnics, 4, 1996, 37-46 see http://www.jpyro.com/wp/?p=310

[55] Guidance on REACH is available from http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=644

[56] The Globally Harmonised System for Classification and Labelling of Chemicals – See http://www.eiglaw.co.uk/?p=671

[57] See for example I von Maltitz in Pyrotechnic Chemistry, Ed. KL and BJ Kosanke, Pub: Journal of Pyrotechnics ISBN 1-889526-15-0

[58] T A DeBusk, “Environmental effects of fireworks on bodies of water”  see http://www.isfireworks.com/Proceedings/Montreal%20proceedings.pdf

[59] G Steinhauser,  JH Sterbaa, M Fostera, F Grassa and M Bichlera, Atmospheric Environment, Volume 42, Issue 37, December 2008, Pages 8616-8622. doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2008.08.023

[60] The Fallout from Fireworks: Perchlorate in Total Deposition, Jennie Munster, Gilbert N. Hanson, W. Andrew Jackson and Srinath Rajagopalan, Water, Air, & Soil Pollution, 198, 149-153, DOI: 10.1007/s11270-008-9833-6.  See http://www.springerlink.com/content/xt68w81615017458/

[61] Perchlorate Behavior in a Municipal Lake Following Fireworks Displays, R T. Wilkin, D D. Fine and N G. Burnett, Environ. Sci. Technol., 2007, 41 (11), pp 3966–3971.  DOI: 10.1021/es0700698 http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/es0700698

[62] The Remarkable Rocket,  Oscar Wilde, (1854-1900) see also http://classiclit.about.com/library/bl-etexts/owilde/bl-owilde-rock.htm

[63] See http://www.tesa.org.uk/

[64] See http://www.brockhambonfire.org

[65] See http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/main/w-claremontlandscapegarden

[66] Thomas M. Klapötke, Jörg Stierstorfer and Karina R. Tarantika, JPyro, Issue 28, 2009, pp61-77  – see http://www.jpyro.com/wp/?p=1011

[67] Useful information at http://www.sja.org.uk/sja/about-us/latest-news/news-archive/news-stories-from-2008/november/fireworks-first-aid.aspx

 

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