Society for Chemical Hazard Communication (SCHC)

Society for Chemical Hazard Communication (SCHC)

The Society for Chemical Hazard Communication (SCHC) is a professional society committed to serving chemical hazard communication professionals and to promoting knowledge and awareness in all areas of chemical hazard communication. Areas covered include worker safety, domestic and international regulatory compliance, toxicology and other chemical and physical hazards, environmental toxicology, risk analysis, etc. Members are professionals who represent industrial, consumer, and specialty chemical companies, pharmaceutical firms, manufacturers, distributors and importers, government agencies, universities and consultants.

Company details

P. O. Box 1392 , Annandale , VA 22003-9392 USA
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Business Type:
Professional association
Industry Type:
Hazardous Substances
Market Focus:
Internationally (various countries)

SCHC is a professional society with a mission to…

  • Promote the improvement of hazard communication for chemicals;
  • Educate SCHC members on hazard communication issues;
  • Provide a forum for exchange of ideas and experiences;
  • Enhance the awareness of members and the general public of new developments in hazard communication; and
  • Provide guidance or technical expertise to a private group, legislative body, or governmental entity.

SCHC OFFERS…

  • Label and MSDS Development Workshops
  • Information on Domestic and International Chemical Regulations (GHS, REACH, Hazmat, VOC)
  • Professional and Leadership Development Opportunities
  • Networking Opportunities
  • GHS and REACH Training
  • Chemical Regulatory Information and Updates
  • Technical and Regulatory Professional Development

SEMI-ANNUAL CONFERENCES – The SCHC holds conferences each year in the Fall and Spring. Meetings feature regulatory hazard communication updates, expert speakers from domestic or international chemical agencies, and valuable opportunities for business networking. Professional development courses offer an excellent opportunity to develop the expertise needed to operate in the chemical, regulatory, and Hazard Communication industry.

The SCHC has an ongoing mission to:

  • Promote the improvement of chemical hazard communication and product stewardship;
  • Educate SCHC members on chemical hazard communication and stewardship of chemicals;
  • Provide a forum for exchange of ideas and experiences;
  • Enhance the awareness of members and the general public of new developments in chemical hazard communication and stewardship of chemicals; and
  • Provide guidance or technical expertise to a private group, legislative body, or governmental entity.

The Benefits of Membership

Your membership in SCHC will help us continue to promote improvement of hazard communication for chemicals. We need and want your support and presence to provide opportunities through our conference and meetings, to exchange ideas and new developments. We welcome your membership in SCHC.