November 2, 2015: Preparations for the 30th Session of the UN Sub-Committee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (UNSCEGHS)

On November 12, 2015 OSHA will be holding a public meeting in preparation for the 30th session of the UN Sub-Committee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals. The UNSCEGHS meeting will be held on December 9-11 in Geneva, Switzerland. Comments and information from this public meeting will be considered at the upcoming meeting in Geneva. Members of the Regulatory Cooperation Council will also be in attendance this week to discuss the status of Canada’s   GHS policy and procedures.
In addition, PHMSA and DOT will be holding a public meeting to discuss proposals for the 48th session of UN Sub-Committee of Experts on the Transportation of Dangerous Goods that will be held from November 30-December 9 in Geneva, Switzerland. Comments will be collected at this meeting regarding potential new work items for the international agenda to be discussed in Geneva. Interested parties are asked to pre-register for the meeting and will be permitted to participate using the conference call  in or live meeting options. Phone  numbers and access codes were published in the Federal Register under Docket No. OSHA-H022k-2006-0062.