Globally Harmonized System of Hazard Communication Regulation

19 06, 2017

WHMIS 2015 Enforcement Deadlines Delayed

By |June 19th, 2017|Chemical Regulation, GHS, GHS Regulations, HazCom, MSDS to SDS Conversion, SDS software, WHMIS 2015|0 Comments

On May 19th, Health Canada announced that they would be extending Phase 1 of the WHMIS 2015 transition. Under the new transition timetable, manufacturers and importers (including many US firms) will have until June 1st, [...]

8 03, 2017

Options Narrow as Canada GHS Deadline Looms

By |March 8th, 2017|GHS, GHS Regulations, WHMIS 2015|0 Comments

If you’re not yet in compliance with WHMIS 2015, you may want to hurry. Chemical suppliers have less than 100 days left to comply with the Canadian GHS standard, and only a few options for [...]

17 02, 2017

GHS in the US and Canada: What are the Differences?

By |February 17th, 2017|GHS, GHS Regulations, OSHA, WHMIS 2015|0 Comments

Canada and the US share the world’s longest border, and are each others largest trading partners. The countries share a language and a common law. In recent years, both countries have implemented GHS standards. Despite [...]

14 04, 2016

New GHS Labeling Compliance Date Upcoming

By |April 14th, 2016|GHS, GHS Labeling, GHS Regulations, HazCom, Workplace safety|0 Comments

On June 1 of this year, all industrial end users in the United States of America will have to confirm that their container labeling standards are up to par with Globally Harmonized System regulations. Workplace [...]

25 02, 2016

Canada and US Seek Input on 2016-2017 Work Plan

By |February 25th, 2016|Chemical Regulation, GHS, GHS Regulations, HazCom, OSHA, WHMIS 2015|0 Comments

On March 3, 2016, the Canada-United States Regulatory Cooperation Council (RCC) will host a consumer and stakeholder input webinar in search of commentary on their 2016-2017 draft work plan for international chemical safety cooperation. This [...]