In the summer of 2015, many were caught short by the deadline for GHS-classified labels. Reports of last-minute rushes on label orders and delays on customers receiving product were common from June onwards.
What is CLP?
CLP Regulation, or simply ‘CLP’ as it is now known, is the new EU legislation on classification, labelling, and packaging of substances and mixtures. It was brought in to replace the old DPD classification system. CLP was designed to provide a system to characterise the hazardous properties of substances and mixtures, ensuring such information is communicated consistently through the supply chain. [Read more…]