Chemical and Hazardous Substances

  • 2022

    Retailers Duties when Selling Chemical Products

    Chemical products play an important role in our everyday lives. These products include detergents, paints, adhesives, cement, polish, oils, bleach and white spirits, used by both professional users, e.g. plumbers, decorators, mechanics and consumers (including DIY).

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  • 2022

    Guidance on Technical Land-use Planning Advice

    This guidance document is designed to assist planning authorities and COMAH establishment operators.

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  • 2022

    ADR Quick Reference Guide

    Fingertip information on the carriage of dangerous goods by road.

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  • 2022

    Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road 2021

    This guide is for businesses that are involved in the consignment, loading, unloading and carriage of dangerous goods by road.

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  • 2021

    Classification, Labelling & Packaging according to the CLP Regulation - Information Sheet

    The Classification, Labelling and Packaging (CLP) Regulation covers hazardous chemicals sold to professional users and consumers. This information sheet outlines the key requirements under the CLP Regulation.

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  • 2021

    CLP Poster 1 (A4 size) – Classification and Labelling elements

    The CLP Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 on Classification, Labelling and Packaging of substances and mixtures fully entered into force on the 1st of June 2015 bringing us a step closer to the goal of having the same chemical hazards communicated in the same way around the world. This poster should assist those of you working with hazardous chemicals in identifying the new hazard classes and categories under CLP and how to label accordingly. (High Resolution – suitable for professional printing)

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  • 2021

    CLP Poster 1 (A1 size) – Classification and Labelling Elements

    The CLP Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 on Classification, Labelling and Packaging of substances and mixtures fully entered into force on the 1st of June 2015 bringing us a step closer to the goal of having the same chemical hazards communicated in the same way around the world. This poster should assist those of you working with hazardous chemicals in identifying the new hazard classes and categories under CLP and how to label accordingly. (High Resolution – suitable for professional printing)

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  • 2021

    CLP Poster 2 (A4 size) – Hazard and Precautionary Statements

    The CLP Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 on Classification, Labelling and Packaging of substances and mixtures fully entered into force on the 1st of June 2015 bringing us a step closer to the goal of having the same chemical hazards communicated in the same way around the world. This poster should assist those of you working with hazardous chemicals in identifying the new hazard classes and categories under CLP and how to label accordingly. (High Resolution – suitable for professional printing)

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  • 2021

    CLP Poster 2 (A1 size) – Hazard and Precautionary Statements

    The CLP Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 on Classification, Labelling and Packaging of substances and mixtures fully entered into force on the 1st of June 2015 bringing us a step closer to the goal of having the same chemical hazards communicated in the same way around the world. This poster should assist those of you working with hazardous chemicals in identifying the new hazard classes and categories under CLP and how to label accordingly. (High Resolution – suitable for professional printing)

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  • 2021

    Chemical Agents and Carcinogens Code of Practice 2021

    The revised Code of Practice (Chemical Agents & Carcinogens)  supports the transposition of EU Directive (EU) 2019/1831 which introduces new limit values for ten substances and these are included and highlighted  in Schedule 1 of the CoP. Schedule 3 of the revised Code of Practice indicates proposed new Occupational Exposure Limit Value (OELV)s or changes to  the existing OELV to be included in the next Code of Practice. Schedule 3 also highlights substances currently under review by the European Commission.

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