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United States to Align with 7th Revised Edition of the UN GHS

February 5, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) today issued a proposed rule to update the agency’s Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) to align with the seventh revision of the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS).

Canada to Align with 7th Revised Edition of the UN GHS

December 19, 2020

Under the Canada – United States Regulatory Cooperation Council Joint Forward Plan, Canada has an international commitment to align the Hazardous Products Regulations with the seventh revised edition of the United Nations Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS). Adopting the seventh revised edition of the GHS would provide increased worker health and safety benefits and worker protections.

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