On 1 January 2021, Australia began a two-year transition from the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals Revision 3 (GHS 3) to Revision 7 (GHS 7).
The GHS is a global method of classifying chemicals and preparing labels and safety data sheets.
Businesses that manufacture, import, supply or use hazardous chemicals should watch the online presentation.
Topics covered include:
what the GHS is, why it is changing, and what it will mean for businesses
what is changing, including changes to classification and labelling requirements
Watch the Transition to GHS 7 webinar.
For more guidance material and resources for businesses, go to the GHS 7 transition web page.
Safe Work Australia, 29 January 2021