HazCom, GHS & SDS's

More on GHS

Date Added Resource Source
Dec 2012

Napo's Films: Danger: Chemicals!

http://www.napofilm.net/en/napos-films/multimedia-film-episodes-listing-view?filmid=napo-012-danger-chemicals

This film is a revised version of ‘Scratch and Sniff – chemical risks at work’ produced in 2003. It introduces changes to harmonise the signs (pictograms) used in the transport of dangerous goods and the signs used in product classification, labelling and packaging (CLP) of chemicals.

(Napo)
Sep 2012

Society for Chemical Hazard Communication

http://www.schc.org/

Information on hazard communication and global harmonization, including access to free webinars.

(SCHC)
Jul 2012

Be Prepared to Revise Your Hazard Communication System

http://www.sustainableplant.com/2012/07/osha-releases-final-hazard-communication-standard/

Chemical manufacturers and importers now must provide a label that includes a signal word (such as “Danger” or “Warning”), pictogram, hazard statement, and precautionary statement for each hazard class and category.

(Sustainable Plant)
Oct 2007

UNECE Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals

http://www.unece.org/trans/danger/publi/ghs/ghs_welcome_e.html

This site, provided by the United National Economic Commission for Europe, addresses the Globally Harmonized System including presentations, pictograms, implementation schedule, offical text and more.

(UNECE)
Sep 2006

A Guide to The Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS)

http://www.osha.gov/dsg/hazcom/ghs.html

The purpose of this document is to describe the United Nations Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS), why it was developed, and how it relates to the sound management of chemicals.

(OSHA)