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GHS in Brazil

By admin on 2016-01-06 Views:  Update:2016-01-06

Brazil has already adopted GHS for industrial chemicals at workplace since 2010. Brazilian standards ABNT NRB 14725 (consisting of 4 parts) have set detailed rules for chemical classification, labelling and safety data sheets. More info about GHS in Brazil can be found in the table below:

Laws & Regulations
  • ABNT NRB 14725-1: 2009 - scope & terminology;
  • ABNT NRB 14725-2: 2009 - classification;
  • ABNT NRB 14725-3: 2012 - labelling;
  • ABNT NRB 14725-4: 2014 - safety data sheets;
Critical Dates
  • Substance: 2010;
  • Mixture: 1 June 2015;
Classification
  • Based on GHS rev. 3;
  • Refers to ABNT NRB 14725-2: 2009;
Labelling
Safety Data Sheet

Recommended Reading

Global GHS Implementation

Brazil GHS Resource & References

 

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