GHS presentations

Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)

 

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The following presentations are based on the sixth revised edition of the GHS (GHS Rev.6).

Note: The information contained in the presentations hereafter is not exhaustive and is provided only as guidance for the application of GHS classification criteria. For classification purposes, please refer to the official text of the GHS.

Introduction

 

Historical background

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Purpose, scope and application of the GHS

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Physical, health and environmental hazards: Classification criteria for substances and mixtures

Physical hazards: classification criteria for substances and mixtures

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Health and environmental hazards: classification criteria for substances and mixtures

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Hazard communication

 

Hazard communication: Labelling and Safety Data Sheets

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