Questions and Answers

Harmonised classification differs from REACH registration classification

14 December 2018

What should I do if the harmonised classification differs from the registration, evaluation, authorisation and restriction of chemicals (REACH) registration classification?

EUH statements

29 November 2018

Do mixtures that are classified only for European Hazard (EUH) statements need to be notified to poison centres?

Child-resistant fastenings

22 November 2018

When must child-resistant fastenings be used on our products?

ADR licence requirements when transporting diesel

16 November 2018

Do I need to have a European Agreement concerning International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR) licence to transport diesel?

COSHH and waste categories

13 November 2018

I am currently drawing up a Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) assessment for our workplace. Which categories of waste are regarded as “hazardous to health” for the purposes of COSHH? Is it just those wastes that require a hazardous waste consignment note?

Tactile warnings of danger

8 November 2018

When must tactile warnings of danger be used on our products?

Size of CLP label area is too small

19 October 2018

If my CLP label area is too small, what are my options?

Minimum size of labels and pictograms for a CLP label

11 October 2018

What are the minimum size of labels and pictograms for a classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures (CLP) label?

Storing flammable substances indoors

25 September 2018

Our organisation stores small amounts of flammable substances. These are kept outside but, for work practice purposes, we wish to store some inside, close to the working activities that require the substances. Are we allowed to do this?

Updating Safety Data Sheets

6 September 2018

When should I update my Safety Data Sheets?