October 13, 2016
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has updated the guidance document in complying with Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 specific to labeling and packaging of substances and mixtures.
The main revisions include the following:
- Alignment with the 4th Adaptation to Technical Progress (ATP) to the CLP
- Regulation (Commission Regulation (EU) No 487/2013) bringing the CLP in line with the 4th revised edition of the UN Globally Harmonized System (GHS)
- Addressing the provisions of the 5th ATP to the CLP Regulation Commission
- Regulation (EU) No 944/2013 amending precautionary statement P210 to fully align it with the changes arising from the 5th Revision of the UN GHS
The updated guidance is released on September 6, 2016.