GLOBALLY HARMONIZED SYSTEM
GHS stands for the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals. GHS defines and classifies the hazards of chemical products, and communicates health and safety information on labels and safety data sheets.
GHS Hazard Statement | ETANOL+
GHS hazard statement means a standard phrase assigned to a hazard class and category to describe the nature and severity of a chemical hazard. Each hazard statement is designated a code, starting with the letter H and followed by 3 digits. Below codes are applicable for the Biocide – ETANOL+
H225: Highly flammable liquid and vapour.
H319: Causes serious eye irritation
GHS Precautionary Statement | ETANOL+
GHS precautionary statement means a standard phrase that describes measures to minimise or prevent adverse effects of a chemical assigned to a hazard class and category. Each precautionary statement is designated a code, starting with the letter P and followed by 3 digits. Below codes are applicable for the Biocide – ETANOL+
Prevention precautionary statement
P102: Keep out of reach of children.
P210: Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. – No smoking.
P233: Keep container tightly closed.
P240: Ground/bond container and receiving equipment.
P280: Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
Response precautionary statement
P303+P361+P353: IF ON SKIN (or hair): Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing. Rinse skin with water/shower.
P305+P351+P338: IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
P370+P378: In case of fire: Use СО₂ for extinction.
Storage precautionary statement
P402: Store in a dry place.
P403+P233: Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed.
P410: Protect from sunlight.