The CLP regulation - a global overview

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The website/publication provides overview of the  CLP regulation (Classification, Labelling and Packaging) concerns the classification, labelling and packaging of chemical substances and mixtures. The publication is addressed Large businesses, SMEs, Self-employed. The purpose of the CLP regulation is to ensure that clear information is provided to workers and consumers in the European Union on the hazards associated with chemicals, by means of the classification and labelling of chemical substances and mixtures. It has three main sections: classification; labelling; packaging. The publication presents the old-style orange hazard pictograms and new pictograms and their meanings. Its provides further information. 

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Sector / Industry covered: 
TILLVERKNING
Textilvarutillverkning
BYGGVERKSAMHET
Måleri- och glasmästeriarbeten
Rengöring och lokalvård
Provider: 
The Government of the of Luxembourg
Tasks covered: 
Cleaning or Disinfecting
Construction
Handling Chemicals
Manufacturing
Hazard - physical state: 
Aerosols
Dusts
Fibres
Gases
Liquids
Solids
Vapours
Hazard - health effects: 
Allergens
Skin sensitisers
Asthmagens
Asphyxiants
Carcinogens
Mutagens
Reprotoxic substances
Neurotoxic substances
Irritants
Toxic substances
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Ingestion
Inhalation
Ocular (through eyes)
Sharps and cuts
Skin absorption
Substance Description: 

organic peroxides

Purpose of the material: 
Awareness raising
Guidance
REACH or CLP related
Warning message / Alert
Target group: 
Employers
Managers
Workers

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