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The Globally Harmonized System (GHS) is global, but is it truly harmonized?
Chandra Deeds Gioiello, MS, CIH, Senior Staff at Industrial Health and Safety Consultants, Inc., and Masters in Industrial Hygiene, will discuss the complexities of the international GHS marketplace. From country to country, GHS has been adopted differently. Companies that attempt to enter a country without compliant GHS labeling in place for that particular market can face recalls, fines, or even destruction of their shipments at the border.
From raw materials and manufacturing facility requirements to end-user delivery, every step of a chemical product’s passage through the supply chain must be understood, strategized, and implemented without failure. For this sector in particular, mistakes can be disastrous.
At the same time, the chemical industry also faces many of the same issues associated with less dangerous or toxic substances: