Press Release: August 06, 2020
The European Union (EU) has published a draft regulation that, if accepted, will revise Regulation (EC) 1272/2008 on Classification, Labeling and Packaging of Substances and Mixtures (CLP Regulation).
The draft legislation has several important changes, including:
The draft regulation was attached to World Trade Organization (WTO) document 20-5008 on July 21, 2020. According to this notification, the changes will be:
The draft regulation states that substances and mixtures may be classified, labeled and packaged in accordance with the amendment from the date of entry into force.
SGS CLP Services
Throughout our global network of laboratories, we are able to provide a range of services, including analytical testing and consultancy for restricted substances, safety data sheets (SDSs), as well as chemical safety assessments (CSAs) for the EU and international markets. Our environmental product safety services can assist with aspect of the EU classification, labeling and packaging (CLP) regulation. Learn more about SGS’s CLP Services.
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