Links to Government and Local Regulatory Agencies, Non-Governmental Organizations, International Standards Organizations, Regulatory Documentation, Emergency Response Centers, Reference Resources and More...



North America



American Association of Poison Control Centers

American Chemistry Council

American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA)

California Proposition 65

Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act (EPCRA)



Drug Enforcement Agency

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

GPO Federal Digital System (Code of Federal Regulations, Federal Register, United States Code, Congressional Record etc.)

High Production Volume (HPV) Challenge Program

Cole Palmer Chemical-Container Compatibility

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Ratings (SAFER)

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

National Institutes of Health

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

National Response Center (Report Hazardous Substance Releases or Oil Spills)

National Toxicology Program

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)

OSHA eTools

Comparison of OSHA and GHS Hazard Communication Standards

RadTech International North America

Synthetic Organic Chemical Manufacturers Association (SOCMA)

Toxic Substances Control Act


US Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC)

US Code

US Department of Justice

US DOT Office of Hazardous Materials Safety

US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

US EPA Chemical Emergency Management

US EPA Cleaner Technologies Substitutes Assessment Methodology and Resource Guide

US EPA Exposure Assessment Tools and Models (EPISUITE)
US EPA Flexographic Ink Options 

US EPA Office of Research and Development 

US EPA State and Regional Contacts 

USA EPA TSCA Section 12(b) Export Notification 

US Federal Statistics 

US Fire Administration 

US Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA) 

US Library of Congress Legislative Information (Thomas)



Canada Gazette

Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety

Canada Toxic Sunstances Portal

Canada Substances Lists (DSL and NDSL, Export Control etc.)


Environment Canada

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)


Transport of Dangerous Substances

  US DOT Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration 

  North American Emergency Response Guidebook

  European Commission Dangerous Goods web site

  UNECE Dangerous Goods

  Transport Canada

  International Air Transport Association (IATA)

  International Maritime Organization  


Europe Asia Pacific



European Agency for Safety and Health at Work

European Chemicals Agency (ECHA)

ECHA REACH Resources

European Chemical Substances Information System (ESIS)

European Institute for Health & Consumer Protection (IHCP)

European Commission

European Council of the Paint, Printing Ink and Artists Colours Industry (CEPE)

European Food Safety Authority (EFSA)

EU Health and Consumer Protection Directorate General

Flexible Packaging Europe

International Confederation for Printing and Allied Industries (INTERGRAF)

International Paint and Printing Ink Council

National Chemical Emergency Centre

Plastics Europe

RadTech Europe

UK Chemicals (Hazard Information and Packaging for Supply) Regulations (CHIP)

UNECE Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)

Safe Work Australia





Coatings Care

Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS)

International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA)

International Maritime Organization

International Organization For Standardization (ISO)


Stockholm Convention (POPS)

World Health Organization (WHO)