National Regulations Governing Labels:
In Australia the labeling standards for most hazardous consumer products are found under the Poison Standard 2008 (Standard for the Uniform Scheduling of Drugs and Poisons No. 23).
For additional regulations please refer to the following:
Agriculture and Veterinary Chemicals
Dangerous Goods during Land Transport
- Department of Infrastructure and Transport
- Transport of Dangerous goods (ADG Code 7th edition)
GHS Implementation Status:
For workplace chemicals, the Model code of practice – Labeling Workplace Hazardous Chemicals is to be used for chemicals that have been classified according the UN GHS standards. This code will become mandatory after December 31, 2016.
Language for required text:
Multi-Jurisdiction Label Options:
Extra language comments:
All specific hazard text provided in English. Hazard text can be provided in additional languages upon request. Marketing text translation can be provided upon request.