July 2007
ICIS Chemical Business Americas;7/2/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 1, p15
Trade Publication
The article reports on a proposal by the European Commission to incorporate the Globally Harmonized System for Classification and Labelling (GHS) into European Union law. Report says the internationally recognized law will replace existing directives on the classification, labelling and packaging of chemical substances and mixtures. Gunter Verheugen, the commissioner responsible for enterprise and industry, said that this proposal will remove trade barriers and facilitate both global trade and harmonized communication of hazard information of chemicals.


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