National Regulations Governing Labels:
In China the standard that governs chemical consumer and workplace labels is GB 13690-2009 – General rules for classification and hazard communication of chemicals. GB 15258-2009 – General Rules for the preparation of precautionary label for chemicals goes into more detail about label requirements – specifically the compiling, preparation and application of chemical labels.
In China the labeling requirements for Agrochemicals, Biocides, disinfectants and cosmetics are regulated under other legislation.
GHS Implementation Status:
China has adopted the UN GHS system, and it has been implemented. However, there are some differences in methodology and categories in the preparation of SDS’s and labels.
Language for required text:
Multi-Jurisdiction Label Options:
Extra language comments:
All specific hazard text provided in Chinese and English. Hazard text can be provided in additional languages upon request. Marketing text translation can be provided upon request.