Classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances prior to implementation of the CLP Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008—snapshot [Archived]
Classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances prior to implementation of the CLP Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008—snapshot [Archived]

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  • Classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances prior to implementation of the CLP Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008—snapshot [Archived]
  • Brexit impact
  • Application
  • Packaging
  • Labelling
  • National Implementation
  • Replacement

Classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances prior to implementation of the CLP Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008—snapshot [Archived]

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Brexit impact

11 pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. At this point in time (referred to in UK law as ‘IP completion day’), key transitional arrangements come to an end and significant changes begin to take effect across the UK’s legal regime. Any changes relevant to this content will be set out below. For further guidance, see Practice Note: Brexit—impact on environmental law and News Analysis: Brexit Bulletin—key updates, research tips and resources.

Title Council Directive 67/548/EEC of 27 June 1967 on the approximation of laws, regulations and administrative provisions relating to the classification, packaging and labelling of dangerous substances OJ P 196 of 16.8.1967 (the Directive)
Entry into Force26 June 1967
Deadline for Transposition1 January 1970
Amending DocumentsSee: Eur-lex linked documents.
Regulation (EC) 1272/2008Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 2008 on classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures, amending and repealing Directives 67/548/EEC and 1999/45/EC, and amending Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 (the CLP Regulation) Entry into force 20 January 2009. . The CLP Regulation repealed the directive from 1 June 2015.
Amendments to the AnnexesN/A
National ImplementationChemicals
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