TITLE

ChemSec hits out at EC's GHS plans

AUTHOR(S)
Cozier, Muriel
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/23/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 40, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Chemical Secretariat (ChemSec) has criticised the European Commission's plans for implementing the Globally Harmonised System for Classification and labelling (GHS). Branding Europe's proposals as watered down, ChemSec, a non-governmental organisation, said that the EU was only going to implement parts of the GHS proposal, and hundreds of substances now classified on the basis of their hazardous properties would no longer be classified.
ACCESSION #
22975326

 

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