TITLE

OSHA Revises Haz-Com Standard

AUTHOR(S)
Bergeson, Lynn L.
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Pollution Engineering;Dec2009, Vol. 41 Issue 12, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the proposal of the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to revise the Hazard Communication Standards (HCS) to adjust it with the United Nations Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS). The proposed modification of OSHA include revised labeling provision and altered criteria for chemical hazard classification. Moreover, it proposed to alter the definition of terms applied in the standard training requirements.
ACCESSION #
48313818

 

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