Courtesy of HCPA

To:        HCPA International Affairs Council


The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has announced a public meeting to solicit input from stakeholders in advance of the 39th session of the United Nations Sub-Committee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (UNSCEGHS).  OSHA will conduct their public meeting virtually on November 19, 2020 from 1pm to 4pm (Eastern).  The UNSCEGHS meetings will be held as a hybrid December 9 – 11 in Geneva, Switzerland.


The Department of Transportation (DOT) will also conduct their virtual public meeting with stakeholders to solicit public input for preparation for the 57th Session of the United Nations Sub-Committee of Experts on the  Transport of Dangerous Goods (UNSCETDG) on November 19, 2020 from 9am to noon (Eastern).  The UNSCETDG meetings are scheduled for November 30 – December 8, 2020.


For more information on OSHA’s meeting, click here.  For more information on DOT’s meeting, click here.  Registration for these meetings is not yet available, but will be shortly on DOT’s website.


Nicholas Georges

Vice President, Scientific & International Affairs

Household & Commercial Products Association