In June 2011 scienceINDUSTRIES, Switzerland adhered to the voluntary Global Product Strategy launched by the International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA). GPS aims to enhance the proper handling of chemicals throughout their lifecycle and to make the relevant safety information of marketed chemicals accessible to suppliers, customers and general public in the form of Safety Summaries.
As part of its product stewardship commitments Lonza will be issuing GPS Safety Summaries concomitantly with their REACH registrations.
For more information on GPS please refer to the ICCA website.
The GPS Safety Summaries are not intended to provide in-depth safety and health information and does not replace the Safety Data Sheet (SDS) of the chemical substance. GPS summaries are not intended for use in the management of emergencies by professionals.
GPS Safety Summaries issued by Lonza: