Date: Thu, 1 Oct 2009 11:40:52 -0400
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From: List Moderator <ecgrants**At_Symbol_Here**UVM.EDU>
Subject: OSHA and Globally Harmonized System
Comments: To: "C2E2-L: C2E2 discussion list"

Yesterday, OSHA issued the proposed rulemaking to update the Hazard  
Communication Standard (HCS) to meet the Globally Harmonized System  
(GHS) requirements.  You can access it at

It is 271 pages long (11.6 Mb), they provide lots of legal and  
economic information about the impact the change may have on the  
nation=92s business, as well as a list of changes in a variety of other  

standards beyond 1910.1200, including the lab standard.

They are looking for comments on any and all aspects of the proposal.

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