GHS: health and environmental hazard

GHS: Health hazard and environmental hazard

Katalin Gruiz

Globally Harmonised System of Chemicals: health and environmental hazards classification criteria for substances and mixtures. This presentation introduces all the health and environmental hazards, such as

  • Acute toxicity
  • Skin corrosion and irritation
  • Eye damage and eye irritation
  • Respiratory and skin sensitization
  • Germ cell mutagenicity
  • Carcinogenicity
  • Reprotoxicity
  • STOT single exposure
  • STOT repeated dose toxicity
  • Aspiration hazard
  • Acute and chronic hazard on the aquatic ecosystem
  • Hazardous on the ozone layer.