Hazardous Chemicals and GHS

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GHS comes into effect as of 31st December 2016.

Globally Harmonised System of Classification and labelling of chemicals (GHS) is an internationally agreed system for classifying and labelling hazardous chemicals.

The new system of chemical classification and hazard communication is coming into effect as of 31 December 2016, and includes pesticides and veterinary medicines.

This affects manufacturers, importer, seller or user of hazardous chemicals

What does this mean for you?

How are your chemicals classified?

How do you communicate this information to the key stakeholders?

What training have your provided to your staff?

For more information on The Model Code of Practice – Labelling of Workplace Hazardous Chemicals please refer to: http://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au

For training and support, please contact us on:

+61 2 9634 5912 or  info@safetyservices.net.au