Revision 8 the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) by Abdul H. Khalid, PhD

Fri, 09/06/2019 - 10:42

The Globally Harmonized System (GHS) stands for Classification and Labeling of Chemicals. This system defines and classifies the hazards of chemicals or the products containing chemicals, hazardous materials or substances based on the well known of the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)’s “Right-to-Know law or Standard”, thereby, communicating health and safety information on Labels and Safety Data Sheets (SDSs) of chemicals and products in question in the global supply chains..Hazard communication (HAZCOM) of the US OSHA is the basic concept of the GHS and is developed by the internationally known team of subject matter experts related to HAZCOM standard.  SEE: Globally Harmonized System by Abdul H. Khalid, PhD.