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Document ID (ISN)110481
CIS number 10-0090
Year 2010
Convention or series no. INDG350(rev1)
Title An introduction to CHIP 4
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, May 2010. 15p. Illus. 4 ref. Price: GBP 3.50 for pack of 10 copies. Downloadable version free of charge.
Internet access http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/indg350.pdf [in English]
Abstract Aimed at suppliers of chemical and mixtures in the United Kingdom, this guide describes their legal obligations to provide safety, health and environmental information for their customers. It explains the scope of CHIP (Chemical Hazard Information and Packaging for Supply) Regulations, the basic requirements imposed on suppliers by the regulations, the timing for their introduction and the transitional arrangements aimed at allowing suppliers to adapt to the new requirements.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; dangerous substances; chemical products; labelling; supply of information
Descriptors (secondary) safety guides; legal aspects
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Administration, legislation
Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Classification and labelling of chemicals