New ECHA guidance on REACH safety data sheets
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has issued new guidance on the compilation of safety data sheets (SDS) for chemical substances. The guidance covers the requirements of the EU Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation of Chemicals (REACH) Regulation. REACH includes agrochemical intermediates and co-formulants ( Agrow passim). Information in the guidance includes: who should compile the SDS; the information required; and the timetables for implementing updates to REACH, which incorporate the Global Harmonised System of classification and labelling.