GB 15258-2009: General Rules for Preparation of Precautionary Label for Chemicals

General Rules for Preparation of Precautionary Label for Chemicals
Issued Date: 21 June 2009 Implementation Date: 1 May 2010

Issued by
General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People’s Republic of China and Standardization Administration of the People's Republic of China

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1. Scope
This Standard specifies the relevant definitions, content, preparation requirements and application methods of precautionary labels for chemicals.

This Standard applies to the compiling, preparation and application of precautionary labels for chemicals.

Where the precautionary label of a product is specified by a special standard, i.e. for pesticides, gas cylinders, etc., these shall be conducted in accordance with said special standard.

2. Normative References
The provisions of the following documents become provisions of this Standard after being referenced. For dated reference documents, all later amendments (excluding corrigenda) and versions do not apply to this Standard; however, the parties to the agreement are encouraged to study whether the latest versions of these documents are applicable. For undated reference documents, the latest versions apply to this Standard.

The full standard GB 15258-2009 can be downloaded here.

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