Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Slide 2


  • Title: Why is the GHS needed?
  • Type: Text Slide
  • Content:
    • No country has the ability to identify and specifically regulate every hazardous chemical product
    • For example, in the United States, there are an estimated 945,000 such products
    • Adoption of requirements for information to accompany the product helps address protection needs

GHS Workshop, 10/20/2006

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