The website offers free, original and accurate chemical safety tutorials and references for anyone dealing with chemical safety regulations including GHS. The goal is to help people quickly find chemical compliance info and safety requirements for their products and businesses.
The site was created by a group of chemical regulatory experts who needed, "a good place to sort out and track chemical regulations in an accurate and comprehensive manner - in simple and logical languages." Recent articles include:
- How chemicals are regulated in China
- A comparison of global GHS label size requirements
- Changes to Expect in GHS Rev 6
- Key global GHS implementation dates in 2015
The Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) was developed by the United Nations to standardize classification and labeling of chemicals globally. It defines physical, health and environmental hazards of chemicals and harmonizes classification criteria. It also standardizes the content and format of chemical labels and Safety Data Sheets.