The International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO) became a known international competition in chemistry organized for students of the secondary schools without any special chemical orientation. Since the teachers or other persons (authors, organizers, guides, etc.) who are responsible for the safety of the participating students meet together at different occasions, it is necessary to obey some special rules before, during and after the competition. That is why the IChO steering committee with a help of its experienced members published special rules and recommendations for those who are going to attend this international competition. The proposed guidelines are divided into three groups: 

Compiled and edited by A. Sirota (IChO Intern. Information Centre)

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