Chemical Hazards: Globally Harmonized System (GHS) Training Video -- OSHA HazCom Standard

| March 22, 2014

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Globally Harmonized System (GHS) Training Video -- GHS Intro & Changes to OSHA HazCom Standard You may show this video on Youtube to students, employees and co-workers in order to provide them with the required introduction to the GHS and to train them on the changes that are being made to the HazCom Standard. OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) is now aligned with the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS).

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