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Classifying, labelling and packaging chemicals if there's no Brexit deal

How the classification, labelling and packaging of hazardous chemicals would be regulated if the UK leaves the EU on 12 April 2019 with no deal.

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If the UK leaves the EU on 12 April 2019 without a deal, find out how this would affect the classification, labelling and packaging of chemicals.

Published 12 October 2018
Last updated 19 December 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated the introductory paragraphs of this technical notice.

  2. Updated the link to the 'Transporting dangerous goods' collection in the 'After March 2019 if there’s no deal' section.

  3. Made correction to the paragraph explaining that manufacturers and importers will need to continue to comply with the duty to notify the required classification and labelling of the substances that they place on the UK market.

  4. First published.

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