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Argentina

TitleOrganisationDateDownload
Decree 779/95-Annexe SChemical Emergencies Information Center (CIQUIME)Mar 2005 Spanish
Presentation of the GHS (Sistema Globalmente Armonizado, SGA)Chemical Emergencies Information Center (CIQUIME)Mar 2005 Spanish
Resolution 10/200-MercosurChemical Emergencies Information Center (CIQUIME)Jun 1999 Spanish
Resolution 122/97Chemical Emergencies Information Center (CIQUIME)Dec 1997 Spanish
Resolution 110/97Chemical Emergencies Information Center (CIQUIME)Jul 1997 Spanish
Resolution 208/99Chemical Emergencies Information Center (CIQUIME)May 1997 Spanish
Resolution 195/97Chemical Emergencies Information Center (CIQUIME)Nov 1995 Spanish

Australia

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Draft Regulation Impact Statement- Proposed Revisions to the National OHS Framework for the Control of Workplace Hazardous Substances and Dangerous GoodsAustralian Safety and Compensation Council (ASCC)Sep 2006 English
Draft National Code of Practise for the Control of Workplace Hazardous ChemicalsAustralian Safety and Compensation Council (ASCC)Sep 2006 English
Draft National Standard for the Control of Workplace Hazardous ChemicalsAustralian Safety and Compensation Council (ASCC)Sep 2006 English
National Standard for the Storage and Handling of Workplace Dangerous GoodsAustralian Safety and Compensation Council (ASCC)Sep 2006 English
Consumer and pesticide chemicals - Potential implementation issues for the adoption of the GHS in AustraliaGovernment of AustraliaJan 2006 English
Draft National Code of Practise for the Preparation of Safety Data SheetsAustralian Safety and Compensation Council (ASCC)Jan 2006 English
Approved Criteria for Classificating Hazardous Substances (NOHSC:1008(2004))Australian Safety and Compensation Council (ASCC)Oct 2004 English
The Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Code Act 1994Government of Australia Jan 2004 English
Road Transport Reform (Dangerous Goods) Regulations 1997- Statutory Rules 1997 nb 241 as amended- made under the Road Transport Reform (Dangerous Goods) Act 1995Government of AustraliaApr 2003 English
Storage and Handling of Workplace Dangerous GoodsAustralian Safety and Compensation Council (ASCC)Mar 2001 English
National Code of Practice for the Storage and Handling of Workplace Dangerous Goods (body)Australian Safety and Compensation Council (ASCC)Jan 2001 English
Road Transport Reform (Dangerous Goods) Regulations- Statutory Rules 1997 nb 241Government of AustraliaJan 1997 English
National Code of Practise for the Labelling of Workplace Substances (NOHSC:2012(1994))Australian Safety and Compensation Council (ASCC)Mar 1994 English
National Code of Practise for the Control of Workplace Hazardous Substances (NOHSC:2007(1994))Australian Safety and Compensation Council (ASCC)Jan 1994 English
National Model Regulation for the Control of Workplace Hazardous SubstancesAustralian Safety and Compensation Council (ASCC)Jan 1994 English

Brazil

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Draft on Communication of Harzardous Chemicals in Transport and Consumer Products sectors and Application of the GHSGovernment of BrazilNov 2004 Portuguese
Draft on Communication of Harzardous Chemicals in Agricultural and Industry sectors and Application of the GHSGovernment of BrazilNov 2004 Portuguese
Law number 09.966Government of BrazilApr 2002 Portuguese

Canada

TitleOrganisationDateDownload
GHS For Classification and Labelling of Chemicals Implementation in Canada: Comparison of Sector Interim Recommandations or Preferred OptionsHealth CanadaFeb 2006 English French
Implementating GHS in Canada, Situational Analysis DocumentHealth CanadaOct 2004 English French
Transportation of Dangerous Goods RegulationsGovernment of CanadaJan 2002 English French
Food and Drugs Act- F27Government of CanadaJan 2002 English
Controlled Products Regulations- Hazardous Products Act- Controlled Products RegulationsGovernment of Canada Jan 2002 English
Consumer Chemicals and Containers Regulations, 2001Government of CanadaAug 2001 English
Pest Control Products Act- P9Government of CanadaJan 1985 English
Hazardous Products Act- H3Government of CanadaJan 1985 English

Chad

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Arrete numero 038PR/PM/MEP/SG/06 portant application du Systeme Harmonize de classification et d'etiquetage des produits chimiques (SGH)Government of ChadFeb 2007 English

China

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Safety Regulation for Hazardous Chemicals Environmental Resouces Management (ERM)Mar 2002 English

Cyprus

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The Dangerous Substances (Methods for the Evaluation of Health and Environmental Hazards of Preparations and Special Provisions Concerning the Labelling of Certain Preparations) Order of 2006 (P.I. 122/2006)Government of CyprusJan 2006 Greek
The Dangerous Substances (Classification, Packaging amd Labelling of Dangerous Substances and Preparations) (Amandement) Regulations of 2005 (P.I. 301/2005)Government of CyprusJan 2005 Greek
The Dangerous Substances (Classification, Packaging and Labelling of Dangerous Substances and Preparations) Notification of 2004 (P.I. 686/2004)Government of CyprusJan 2004 Greek
The Dangerous Substances (Classification, Packaging and Labelling of Dangerous Substances and Preparations) Notification of 2004 (P.I. 339/2004)Government of CyprusJan 2004 Greek
The Dangerous Substances (Classification, Packaging and Labelling of Dangerous Substances and Preparations) (Amendment) Regulations of 2004 (P.I. 536/2004)Government of CyprusJan 2004 Greek
The Dangerous Substances (Amendment) Law of 2004 (Law 194(I)/2004)Government of CyprusJan 2004 Greek
The Dangerous Substances (Amendment) Law of 2002 (Law 81(I)/2002)Government of CyprusJan 2002 Greek
The Dangerous Substances (Amendment) Law of 1997 (Law 27(I)/1997)Government of CyprusJan 1997 Greek

Denmark

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Consolated Act from the Ministry of Environment and Energy No. 21 on Chemical Substances and ProductsGovernement of DenmarkJan 1996 English

Japan

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Japan's GHS Capacity Building Activities in AsiaMinistry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)Nov 2006 English
GHS Activities in JapanAsia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)May 2006 English
Japan's Capacity Building Activities with ASEAN Countries Toward Implementation of the GHSAsia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)Aug 2002 English
Japan's Capacity Building Activities with ASEAN Countries Toward Implementation of the GHSAsia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)May 2002 English

Korea

TitleOrganisationDateDownload
GHS Implementation Status of KoreaAsia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)Sep 2006 English
Main OSH Policy- MSDS to indicate substance by degree of risk- introduction of the globally harmonized system (GHS) of classificationGovernment of KoreaJan 2006 English
The Chemical Control System in KoreaLabFrontier Co.Jan 2002 English

Madagascar

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Loi numero 2001-013 autorisant la ratification de la Convention Internationale de 1992 portant creation d'un Fonds international d'indemnisation pour les dommages dus a la pollution par les hydrocarbures (FIPOL)Government of MadagascarJul 2001 French
Loi numero 2001-012 autorisant la ratification de la Convention Internationale de 1992sur la responsabilite civile pour les dommages dus a la pollution par les hydrocarbures (CLC)Government of MadagascarJul 2001 French
Loi numero 2001-011 autorisant la ratification de la Convention Internationale de 1990 sur la preparation, la lutte et la cooperation en matiere de pollution par les hydrocarbures (Convention OPRC 90)Government of MadagascarJul 2001 French
Loi numero 99-021 du 19 Aout 1999 sur la politique de gestion et de controle des pollutions industrielles (J.O. n 2595E.S. du 30/08/1999, p1962)National Agency for Environment (ONE)Aug 1999 French

Malaysia

TitleOrganisationDateDownload
Report on Status of Globally Harmonized System (GHS) Implementation by MalaysiaAsia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)May 2006 English

Mauritius

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Dangerous Chemicals Control (Fees) Regulations 2005 (G.N. No. 41 of 2005).Government of MauritiusJan 2005 English

Mexico

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Globally Harmonized System, implementation in MexicoGovernment of MexicoJan 2002 English

New Zealand

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Consolidated HSNO Act with all amendments to January 1996Environmental Risk Management Authority (ERMA)Jan 2006 English

Philippines

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Status Report on Implementation of GHS in the PhilippinesAsia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)Sep 2005 English

Romania

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Emergency Ordonance on the classification, labelling and packaging of dangerous chemical substances and preparationsGovernment of RomaniaJan 2000 English

Senegal

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Rapport Final du Programme National Integre de Gestion Rationnelle des Produits ChimiquesUNITAR/IOMC/Government of SenegalFeb 2003 French

Singapore

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Status Report on Implementation of GHS in SingaporeAsia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)Sep 2005 English

Slovak Republic

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163/2001 Coll. Act of 5 April 2001 on chemical substances and chemical preparationsGovernment of Slovak RepublicApr 2001 English

South Africa

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South African National StandardGovernment of South AfricaJan 2007 English
Occupational Health and Safety Act, 1993- General AmendmentGovernment of South AfricaJun 2003 English
South African National StandardGovernment of South AfricaJan 2003 English
Occupational Health and Safety Act as amended by Occupational Health and Safety Amendment Act, nb 181 of 1993Government of South AfricaJan 2003 English
The classification and labelling of dangerous substances and preparations for sale and handling Government of South AfricaJan 2002 English
National Road Traffic Act, 1996Government of South AfricaNov 1996 English

Thailand

TitleOrganisationDateDownload
GHS Implementation in ThailandAsia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)Feb 2005 English

United Kingdom (UK)

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Control of Major Accident Hazards Regulations (COMAH)Government of United KingdomJan 2005 English

United States of America (USA)

TitleOrganisationDateDownload
GHS Implementation informationGovernment of United States of America (USA)Dec 2006 English
Advance Notice of Proposed RulemakingDepartment of Labour, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)Sep 2006 English
Pesticides; Implementation of Globally Harmonized System; Notice of AvailabilityEnvironmental Protection Agency (EPA)Aug 2004 English
Chemical Hazard Classification and Labeling: comparison of OPP Requirements and the GHSEnvironmental Protection Agency (EPA)Jul 2004 English
The Globally Harmonized System and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS): Implementation Planning Issues for the Office of Pesticides ProgramsEnvironmental Protection Agency (EPA)Jul 2004 English
Comparison of Hazard Communication Requirements- OSHA Hazard Communication Standard 29CFR1910.1200 (HCS) Globally Harmonized System (GHS)Department of Labour, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)Mar 2004 English
Hazard Communication Guidelines for Compliance Department of Labour, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)Jan 2000 English
Inspection Procedures for the Hazard Communication StandardDepartment of Labour, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)Mar 1998 English
Federal hazard materials transportation lawDepartment of TransportationDec 1997 English
Preamble to OSHA Hazard Communication StandardDepartment of Labour, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)Sep 1994 English

Zambia

TitleOrganisationDateDownload
National chemical hazard communication situation analysis for ZambiaEnvironmental Council Zambia (ECZ)Dec 2001 English