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(AC.10/C.4) ECOSOC Sub-Committee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (39th session)

09 - 11 December 2020
Switzerland

Deadline for the submission of official documents: 10 September 2020.

Agenda

720 _ Revised provisional agenda for the thirty-ninth session _ 18714 _ English _ 773 _ 254 _ docx ST-SG-AC10-C4-77rev1e.pdf (application/pdf, 108.91 KB) pdf
720 _ Revised provisional agenda for the thirty-ninth session _ 18714 _ French _ 780 _ 255 _ docx ST-SG-AC10-C4-77rev1f.pdf (application/pdf, 206.86 KB) pdf

Report

Forthcoming

Working Documents

 
ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/15 (Secretariat) Consolidated list of draft amendments adopted by the Sub-Committee at its thirty-seventh and thirty-eighth sessions
English DOC PDF
French DOC PDF
 
Note by the secretariat: The 39th session of the GHS Sub-Committee, initially scheduled from 8 to 10 July 2020 has been postponed due to the risks related to the spread of the Covid-19 virus and is now scheduled for 9 to 11 (morning) December 2020.
 
ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/14 (United States of America) Proposal to address issues from the programme of work for the practical classification issues correspondence group
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ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/13 (European Union) Clarification of the criteria for classification for germ cell mutagenicity in category 1B
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ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/12 (United Kingdom) Proposed changes to Annex 3 to prevent substances/mixtures classified as causing serious eye damage or eye irritation being transferred from the hand to the eye
English DOC PDF
 
 
ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/11- (Germany) Deletion of definitions for physical hazard classes in chapter 1.2 of the GHS
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ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/10-ST/SG/AC.10/C.3/2020/33 - (China) Clarification of 2.9.3.4.3.4 of Model Regulations and 4.1.3.3.4 of GHS
English DOC PDF
French DOC PDF
 
T/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/9-ST/SG/AC.10/C.3/2020/30 - (France) Tests for oxidizing liquids and oxidizing solidsimprovement regarding consideration for particle size, friable or coated materials
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French DOC PDF
 
ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/8-ST/SG/AC.10/C.3/2020/23 (Sweden) Allocation of precautionary statements for the new Chapter 2.1
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ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/7-ST/SG/AC.10/C.3/2020/22- (Sweden) Amendments to the Manual of Tests and Criteria to accommodate the new GHS Chapter 2.1 – in principle
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ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/6- (Secretariat) Workplace labelling: clarification of 1.4.10.5.5.1
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ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/5-ST/SG/AC.10/C.3/2020/20- (Sweden) A new Chapter 2.1 for the GHS
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ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/4-ST/SG/AC.10/C.3/2020/3- (Chairman of the Working Group on Explosives) Manual of Tests and Criteria, review of Test Series H: determination of self-accelerating decomposition temperature
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French DOC PDF
 
ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/3/Add.1- (Secretariat) Review of the decision logics
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ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/3- (Secretariat) Review of the decision logics
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ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/2 - (Secretariat) Definitions and use of acronyms and abbreviations in the GHS
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ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/1 - (Secretariat) Review and update of references to documents and test guidelines in annexes 9 and 10 to the GHS 
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French DOC PDF

Informal Documents

NOTE: As part of the secretariat's effort to reduce expenditure, informal documents made available one week prior to the session on this website will not be available in the conference room for distribution to session participants. Delegates are kindly requested to bring their copies to the meeting.
 
Note by the secretariat: The 39th session of the GHS Sub-Committee, initially scheduled from 8 to 10 July 2020 has been postponed due to the risks related to the spread of the Covid-19 virus and is now scheduled for 9 to 11 (morning) December 2020.
 
UN/SCEGHS/39/INF.13-UN/SCEGHS/57/INF.16  (Sweden) Status report on the review of GHS Chapter 2.1 – update on the open issues
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UN/SCEGHS/39/INF.12  (United Kingdom, Netherlands) Use of non-animal testing methods for classification of health hazards: Status report
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UN/SCEGHS/39/INF.11  (Secretariat) Timetable for the informal online discussion
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UN/SCEGHS/39/INF.10-UN/SCEGHS/57/INF.15  (USA, IME, SAAMI) GHS Chapter 2.1: Revised exclusion and exemption criteria for explosive - containing articles not assigned to Class 1
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UN/SCEGHS/39/INF.9  (ICMM) Update on the alignment of Annex 9 (section 9.7) and Annex 10 (on metals and metal compounds) to the criteria in Chapter 4.1 and the generic environmental hazard guidance
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UN/SCEGHS/39/INF.8  (Secretariat) Comments on informal document INF.6 "Review of decision logics"
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UN/SCEGHS/39/INF.7  (Germany) Comments on ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/13 "Clarification of the criteria for classification for germ cell mutagenicity in category 1B"
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UN/SCEGHS/39/INF.6  (Germany) Comments on ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/3 "Review of decision logics"
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UN/SCEGHS/39/INF.5  (Secretariat) Correction to ST/SG/AC.10/C.4/2020/3 (French version)
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UN/SCEGHS/39/INF.4  (United Kingdom) Proposed changes to Annex 3 to prevent substances/mixtures classified as causing serious eye damage or eye irritation being transferred from the hand to the eye
English DOC PDF
 
UN/SCEGHS/39/INF.3-UN/SCEGHS/57/INF.4  (Chairman of the Working Group on Explosives) Manual of Tests and Criteria, review of Test Series H: determination of self-accelerating decomposition temperature
English DOC PDF
 
UN/SCEGHS/39/INF.2  (Forthcoming)
 
 
UN/SCEGHS/39/INF.1  (Forthcoming)
     
     
     
     

Presentations

Forthcoming