You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to operate a business that involves the manufacture, import, supply or use of hazardous chemicals.
A hazardous chemical is any substance, mixture or article that satisfies the criteria for a hazard class in the Globally Harmonised System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) including a classification referred to in Schedule 6 of the Work Health and Safety Regulations. For a detailed description please refer to the code.
While this code does not apply to chemicals not classified as hazardous, it is recommended that every chemical with potential adverse health, safety or environmental effects be labelled in a manner similar to that outlined in this code.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.