|Document ID (ISN)||100589|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Guidance on Regulations L131
Health and Safety Commission
||Approved classification and labelling guide (Fifth edition) - CHIP 3 guidance on regulations
||HSE Books, P.O.Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 5th ed., 2002. vi, 62p.18 ref. Price: GBP 10.50.
||This approved guide presents the general principles of classification and labelling as required by the Chemicals (Hazard Information and Packaging) Regulations 2002 (CHIP3). It closely follows the European Commission's "Labelling Guide", namely Annex VI to Directive 67/548/EEC and its adaptations to technical progress (see CIS 01-962 for the most recent adaptation). It is addressed at manufacturers, importers and other suppliers who have responsibilities for the classification and labelling of dangerous substances and preparations. Contents: introduction and scope; classification on the basis of physical and chemical properties; classification on the basis of health effects.
||dangerous substances; United Kingdom; harmful substances; classification; warning notices; legislation; labelling
||information dissemination; public OSH institutions; responsibilities; comment on directive; European Communities
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
||Classification and labelling of chemicals