Chemical hazards and poisons report

Chemical hazards and poisons information for health and emergency professionals involved in chemical incident response and preparedness.

This report is published for staff in UK Health Security Agency, National Health Service, government departments and allied organisations, as well as first line responders such as fire and ambulance services.

It is also useful to students and members of the public with an interest in environmental public health.

Article index and advice for authors


The Chemical Incident Report series, published 1999 to 2003, preceded the Chemical Hazards and Poisons Report, and is available from the HPA archive site.

Published 9 September 2013
Last updated 16 June 2022 + show all updates
  1. Added report issue 28.

  2. Added 'Chemical hazards and poisons report: issue 27'.

  3. Added CHaP report issue 26.

  4. Added CHaP Report issue 25.

  5. Added CHaP report issue 24, searchable index of articles, and guidance for authors.

  6. First published.