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GHS Implementation Manual in china
Local Title:
中国实施 GHS 手册
Country/Region:
China
Competent Authority:
Ministry of Industry and Information Technology
Type:
Guidance
Status:
In force
Release Date:
2013-05-31
Implementation Date:
2013-05-31
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Official Manual of GHS Implementation in China
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Summary

The Manual of GHS Implementation in China was published by the MIIT on May 31, 2013. The release of the manual represents a milestone in China's adoption of GHS frameworks and clearly outlines the rationale and methodologies involved in its implementation. The manual comprises two chapters which systematically illustrate the background, status quo and legal framework of GHS implementation in China. Enclosed at the end part is an appendix briefing global GHS implementation in the world's major countries. 

Contents:

Part 1 Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)
  1. What is GHS?

  2. GHS classification of chemicals

  3. Hazard communication for chemicals

Part 2 The implementation of GHS in China
  1. Institutional building

  2. Appendixes-An Overview of the World's GHS Implementation

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