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GHS (Globally Harmonized System) Labeling

Are your labels GHS compliant?

General Data Is Your Source For Complete GHS Label Solutions

The regulations associated with the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals fundamentally changes the way that chemical products are labeled. If you are a manufacturer of chemical products, you will need to make sure your labels to comply with the GHS labeling standards, including the recent 2019 revisions and updates.

What Are GHS Labels?

GHS Labels are designed to communicate dangerous and hazardous material using a universal standard of text and pictogram formats as indicated by the OSHA's updated Hazard Communication regulations. Depending on the container being labeled, the labels may be required to utilize an approved facestock, ink and/or printing method. All labels are required to have pictograms, a signal word, hazard and precautionary statements, the product identifier, and supplier identification.

GHS Label Components
Your Options For GHS Label Printing – Get Our GHS Labeling Systems Buyer’s Guide

Because of the many different formats, sizes and configurations required for labeling chemical products, chemical manufacturers are finding it much more cost-effective to print GHS labels in-house as part of their packaging process. There are a variety of printing options available, including thermal and inkjet printing.

Download General Data’s GHS Labeling Systems Buyers Guide to get an overview of each individual GHS label printing method, its advantages and challenges.

General Data has everything you need for an efficient GHS labeling process.  General Data can help you evaluate your current label printing capabilities, understand your options and implement a GHS-compliant product label printing system that is designed for your company's unique needs -- and provides maximum return on investment.

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