SCHC (Society For Chemical Hazard Communication)
CHCS is delighted to have a relationship with US-based SCHC - a relationship that offers benefits to members of both organisations.
SCHC is a professional society with a mission to:
You can find out more by visiting the SCHC website: www.schc.org.
Benefits To Our Members
Our relationship is governed by a Memorandum of Understanding with 3 main aims:
CHCS members can, therefore, book onto SCHC events at SCHC member rates and vice-versa. If a CHCS member wishes to book onto an SCHC event, please email firstname.lastname@example.org, providing your full name and organisation. SCHC will verify your membership status and email you back with instructions on how to register for the event.
SCHC members can book onto CHCS events, at CHCS member rates by emailing email@example.com, providing your full name and organisation. CHCS will verify your membership status and email you back with instructions on how to register for the event.
SCHC members can find CHCS information on the SCHC website.
SCHC Contact Details
SCHC provide a list of their members who offer consultancy services. To view the list, please visit the "Hazcom Consultants" page of the SCHC website.
The latest SCHC Newsletter is now available, as a PDF download, from this link: SCHC February 2019 Newsletter.
Forthcoming SCHC Events
Poison Centre Portal ReleasedThe European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) have released the long awaited poison centre portal. The portal will allow notifications under Annex VIII of CLP to be made in the new harmonised format. The portal will be used by both, notifiers (industry) and Member State appointed bodies.
CHCS Members can read more on the CHCS News Briefings page. [Posted on 11 May 2019]
CHCS April 2019 Newsletter now published Articles include: CHCS preparing training for REACH in case of No-Deal Brexit, Latest Brexit News on REACH, US statement to the WTO asking the EC to postpone the harmonised classifications of titanium dioxide and cobalt, New CHCS Training Modules: "Chemical Regulation, Asia-Pacific" and "COMAH / Seveso III".
CHCS Members can download the full Newsletter from the Member Only pages of this website. [Posted on 29 Apr 2019]
HSE Consultation on revision of Workplace Exposure Limits (WELs) for a range of carcinogens
The Health and Safety Executive is consulting on revision of Workplace Exposure Limits (WELs) for a range of carcinogens. The workplace exposure limits are implemented to help protect workers from the ill-health effects of exposure to hazardous substances in the workplace.
CHCS Members can read more on the CHCS News Briefings page. [Posted on 24 Apr 2019]
News Briefings Summary
CHCS Members can read more on the CHCS News Briefings page.
26 July 2018 - CHCS Labelling Competition
Have you overcome a tricky labelling problem? Are you labelling a small or awkwardly shaped package, printing on a difficult surface, or have overcome another problem?
Are you proud of your label designs that make it easier for customers to read and understand your labels?
CHCS Members can enter our new competition. For more details please visit: CHCS Labelling Competition.
9 July 2018 - CHCS Needs Your Help!
CHCS has a number of vacancies on our committees and are looking for volunteers to fill them. For more information please see: CHCS Vacancies.
Next 3 CHCS Training Courses:
For a full list of our CHCS Training Courses, please visit our Training page.
OTHER CHCS EVENTS
HOW TO JOIN CHCS
CHCS Membership is open to any person with an interest in chemical hazard communications. You can join by completing the simple on-line form at Join CHCS. Membership is currently £85.00 (+ £17.00 VAT where applicable; a total of £102.00).