Empty pesticide canisters© Tim Scrivener
Users of chemicals – from household toilet bleach to professional pesticides in agriculture – may have noticed recent changes to the hazard symbols on product labels. Due to this change, growers are advised to ensure health and safety risk assessments for on-farm pesticide use are updated to acknowledge the new hazard classification scheme. In the European Union, a standardised approach to hazard classification and labelling of chemicals has been in place for a long time, but countries such as the […]