This is the first in a series of guides to the Globally Harmonized System for Classification and Labeling of Chemicals in Canada and the United States. The goals of this guide are to:
- Increase awareness of the upcoming GHS recommendations
- Summarize the changes the GHS will entail
- Alert you to the impacts the GHS will have on Canadian and US regulations for dangerous or hazardous materials
- For specific information, please refer to the current edition of the UN's 'Purple Book'.