CLP Classification & SDS Writing Workshop

Course Content

  • Relevant regulations & their scope: REACH, CLP, DPD, DSD, Transport Regulations, Detergents, Biocides, Aerosols, GHS.
  • Identifying data sources & their limitations: Harmonised Classifications, REACH Registration Dossiers, CLP Notifications, Suppliers’ SDS, Occupational exposure limit values, SVHCs, Market Restrictions
  • Classification Criteria for Substances & Mixtures for the following endpoints (Supply & Transport):
    Flammable aerosols, Flammable Liquids, Flammable Solids, Oxidizing Properties, Metal Corrosion, Acute Toxicity, Skin Corrosion/Irritation, Eye damage/irritation, Sensitisation, Mutagenicity, Carcinogenicity, Reproductive Toxicity, STOT SE, STOT RE, Aspiration Toxicity, Environmental Toxicity.
  • Selection of P statements
  • SDS Requirements – Identifying what information needs to go into each section of the SDS, and checking consistency
  • Additional labelling requirements – aerosols, detergents, etc.
  • Supply and Transport labelling requirements and options for combination.

Practical classification exercises are a key element of the workshop.  Students are also encouraged to have their own mixture data available for classification exercises.


2 Days