Who is responsible for updating msds
The target audiences for GHS include workers, transport workers, emergency responders and consumers. Classification of the hazards of chemicals according to the GHS rules: GHS provides guidance on classifying pure chemicals and mixtures according to its criteria or rules. Communication of the hazards and precautionary information using Safety Data Sheets and labels: Labels – With the GHS system, certain information will appear on the label.
For example, the chemical identity may be required.
It is a framework from which competent authorities may select the appropriate harmonized classification & communication elements.
Competent authorities will decide how to apply the various elements of the GHS within their systems based on their needs and the target audience.
Safety data sheets (SDS) should be provided either before or at the time of first delivery of the substance or mixture.quantitative structure-activity relationships (QSAR) and read across.