Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals

Regional GHS Workshop for the Caribbean

Runaway Bay, St. Ann, Jamica

3-5 September 2013

Overview | Background Documents | Presentations | Workshop Outcomes and Report | Photos

Background Documents

1. Workshop Information Note En

2. Agenda and Timetable En

3. Logistical Information note En

4. GHS Implementation Status in the Caribbean (draft - forth coming) 

5. GHS Document, "Purple Book" (reference copies available at workshop), please click En, Fr, Esp

6. Understanding the GHS: A Companion Guide to the Purple Book (October 2012 Edition) En

7. UNITAR/ILO/IOMC, “Developing a National GHS Implementation Strategy: A Guidance Document (2010 edition)” En, Fr, Esp

8. WHO Recommended Classification of Pesticides by Hazard and Guidelines to Classification (2009 edition), Please click here.

9. IOMC: Assisting Countries with the Transition Phase for GHS Implementation (tools and resources of the IOMC to support implementation of the GHS), November 2008 Edition En, Fr, Esp

10. List of Participants En

Participants are requested to bring copies of the documents with them to the workshop. Limited quantities of the documents will be available at the event.