EU Publishes 12th Update (ATP) to the EU CLP Adopting UN GHS 6 & 7

May 2019

Author: Katie McGee

Categories: News & Updates, Regulatory News


At the end of March, the European Commission published the 12th adaptation to technical progress (ATP) to 1272/2008 the Classification, Labelling and Packaging (CLP) regulation under REACH. This update brings the CLP regulation in line with the 6th and 7th revisions of the UN GHS Purple Book. What was published in the ATP should come…


13th ATP to CLP Is Now Out – But Where Is the 12th?

Nov 2018

Author: Katie McGee

Categories: News & Updates, Regulatory News

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October 4th, 2018 brought the publication of the 13th adaptation to technical and scientific progress (ATP) to the EU’s classification, labeling and packaging of substances and mixtures (CLP). For those watching the regulations that come out of the EU – the 11th ATP was published earlier this year and some of you may be wondering,…


SDS Authoring Innovation – Multiple Agency Support on a Single SDS

Apr 2017

Author: Ruth Donlon

Categories: GHS Solutions, HazCom Compliance, OSHA Compliance, SDS Authoring, WHMIS 2015

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Global disributors are reducing costs and improving efficiency – without sacrificing compliance standards or introducing risk – by having a single product SDS adhere to multiple agency standards, a multiple agency SDS. REQUEST INFO The Concept – OSHA, WHMIS and even EU CLP on a Single SDS At SiteHawk, we are seeing an increase in the number of…


Is Just GHS Good Enough?

Feb 2014

Author: Compliance Specialist

Categories: Chemical Management, GHS Solutions, HazCom Compliance, SDS Management

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Environmental, health, and safety professionals are aiming to update vendor safety data sheets with the latest Globally Harmonized System (GHS) versions for internal hazcom compliance.  However, is knowing simply whether or not an SDS is compliant with OSHA HazCom 2012good enough?  The short answer is, no. Implemented correctly, there is no such thing as a…