Difference between revisions of "GHS in Republic of Korea (South Korea)"

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==Current Status of GHS in Korea==
 
==Current Status of GHS in Korea==
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The Republic of Korea has altered their laws to comply with parts of GHS. ([http://www.unece.org/trans/danger/publi/ghs/implementation_e.html#Republic%20of%20Korea Source])  The laws have been altered for GHS compliance include the following: ([http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/37/29/38735710.pdf Source PDF]):
  
  
==Korean GHS SDS Format==
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'''Transportation Sector'''
  
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Ship Safety Act
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'''Industrial/Workplace Sector'''
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Toxic Chemicals Control Act
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Industrial Safety and Health Act
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Hazardous Materials Safety Act
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'''Agricultural/Pesticide Sector'''
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Agricultural Chemicals Control Act
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Note: No GHS related changes in consumer chemical product law to date.
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==Korean GHS Deadline for Compliance==
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The deadline for GHS compliance in the Republic of Korea is June 30, 2008. ([http://www.schc.org/schcnewsite/events/2007fall/present/L_Klein_Industry_perspective_GHS.pdf Source PDF])
  
==Korean GHS Product Label Format==
 
  
 
==Korean GHS Classifications==
 
==Korean GHS Classifications==
 
The Korea Health and Safety and Health Agency has classified a number of chemicals under GHS.  A classification search engine is available at [http://www.kosha.net/shdb/ghs/materialSearchResult.jsp Korean GHS Classification] (in Korean).
 
The Korea Health and Safety and Health Agency has classified a number of chemicals under GHS.  A classification search engine is available at [http://www.kosha.net/shdb/ghs/materialSearchResult.jsp Korean GHS Classification] (in Korean).
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==Nexreg Compliance Korean GHS Consulting Services==
 
==Nexreg Compliance Korean GHS Consulting Services==
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==Korean GHS Links==
 
==Korean GHS Links==
*[http://www.ghs.go.kr/ Korean Government GHS Site]
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*[http://www.ghs.go.kr/ Korean Government GHS Site] (in Korean)
 
*[http://www.unece.org/trans/danger/publi/ghs/implementation_e.html#Republic%20of%20Korea GHS: Status of implementation]
 
*[http://www.unece.org/trans/danger/publi/ghs/implementation_e.html#Republic%20of%20Korea GHS: Status of implementation]
*[http://www.kosha.net/shdb/ghs/materialSearchResult.jsp Korean GHS Classification]
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*[http://www.kosha.net/shdb/ghs/materialSearchResult.jsp Korean GHS Classification] (in Korean)
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*[http://www.unitar.org/cwm/publications/cbl/ghs/Documents_2ed/D_National_Documents_and_Legislation/303_Korea_APEC_Meeting2006.pdf APEC Korean GHS Status - 2006] (English PDF file)
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*[http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/37/29/38735710.pdf OECD: GHS Implementation] (English PDF)
  
 
== Contact Nexreg Compliance ==
 
== Contact Nexreg Compliance ==

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