On February 6, 2023, Singapore Standards Council published the revised GHS Implementation Rules. They are:
SS 586-2: 2022 Part 2: Globally harmonized system of classification and labeling of chemicals – Singapore's adaptations
SS 586-3: 2022 Part 3: Preparation of safety data sheets (SDS)
The revised standards adopt the requirements set out in GHS Rev. 7, with combustible dust elements included from GHS Rev. 8. They took effect on February 6, 2023 with a two-year grace period.
In this article, ChemLinked will dive into the key changes in SS 586-2 and SS 586-3 and offer tips for compliance with the revisions.