OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard provides a standardized approach to workplace hazard communications associated with exposure to hazardous chemicals. OSHA updated the standard in 2012 to align with the third revision of the United Nations’ Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS). Now OSHA is again updating the Hazard Communication Standard to align with the seventh revision of the GHS. Many other countries have adopted the seventh revision, so this update will eliminate many of the inconsistencies between US and international requirements.
Some of the key changes include:
Learn the details of these changes and how they can impact your products at one of Environmental Resource Center’s upcoming live webcasts.