GHS and Chemical labels

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Do you need to label hazardous products such as chemicals, pesticides or lubricant? We are here to help! On this page, your will find everything you need to create your own GHS safe and compliant labels:

If you can't find what you're looking for, please contact us or call our team on 0800 805020.

GHS and chemical labels

Order Ultra Resistant Labels

Our Ultra Resistant labels in polyethylene are specifically designed for labelling strongly curved, rough, dusty or oily surfaces, rubber and chemical containers.

Ultra resistant blank chemical labels
  • Compatible with laser and inkjet printers
  • 10 sizes available
  • 50 sheets per pack
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Industrial chemical resistant printed labels
  • Professionally printed and delivered
  • Custom sizes available at no extra cost
  • Custom quantity starting at £15.60
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  • Waterproof: can resist at least 90 days in sea water (certified BS5609 section 2)
  • Resistant to extreme temperatures from -40°C to +150°C
  • UV resistant making it safe for outdoor usage
  • Conformable material for an easy application on curved surfaces
  • Non-tear in one direction before being applied, fully tear-resistant once applied
  • Ultra strong adhesive making it almost impossible to remove
  • Steam sterilisable
  • Sticks to most surfaces (metal, plastic, painted surfaces, fiber, polycarbonate, glass, etc.)

Our material resistance has been tested against numerous chemical compounds 2-Propanol, Acetone, Ammonium Hydroxide, Ethyl Acetate, Glycerol, Hexane, Hydrochloric Acid, Isobutyl Acetate, Kerosene, Methanol, Methyl Ethyl Ketone, Mineral Spirits, n-Butyl Alcohol, n-Hexyl Alcohol, Nitric Acid, n-Propanol, Petroleum Ether, Phosphoric Acid, Sodium Hydroxide, Sulfuric Acid, Toluene, Tetrahydrofuran, Xylene.

Order Resistant Labels by the sheet

We also offer resistant labels that you can order by the sheet and print with a laser printer. It’s simple: you decide, we dispatch. Whatever shape, size, material or quantity you need - from one sheet to infinity - we’ll create your perfect label pack and pop it in the post.

Industrial chemical blank labels
  • Durable labels in polyester
  • Waterproof, tearproof and oil resistant
  • -20°C to +80°C
  • Starting from £8.90
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Industrial chemical waterproof paper labels
  • Strong labels in saturated paper
  • Waterproof and oil resistant
  • -30°C to +120°C
  • Starting from £8.90
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What is required for chemical labels under GHS?

GHS chemical labels need to include the following 6 elements.

  • Signal word: Danger for the most serious hazard level or Warning for lower risks
  • Product identification: chemical name, code number or batch number
  • Manufacturer details: name and contact information including address and phone number
  • Hazard pictograms representing the type of health, physical and environmental risks
  • Hazard statements describing the nature of the hazards of a chemical, including, where appropriate, the degree of hazard.
  • Precautionary statements recommending measures that should be taken to minimize or prevent adverse effects resulting from exposure to the hazardous chemical or improper storage or handling.

How to print GHS labels?

Our GHS Label Wizard walks you through the process for creating compliant GHS chemical labels step-by-step. Signal words, hazard and precautionary statements and pictograms are automatically filled in when you enter the chemical name or CAS number.

Review and edit your chemical label design with our user-friendly design tools. You can then download a PDF to print on our ultra resistant labels or ask us to print it for you.

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Industrial GHS landscape template to customise
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Industrial GHS label template portrait
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What do hazard pictograms mean on chemical labels?

Hazard pictograms signal the presence of hazardous chemicals that might cause harm to people or the environment. They appear in the shape of a diamond with a distinctive red border and white background. You can have several pictograms on the same chemical labels.

Here are commonly used pictograms for you to use as a template.

Explosive pictogram
Flammable pictogram
Oxidising pictogram
Gas under pressure
Corrosive pictogram
Acute toxicity pictogram
Health hazard pictogram
Serious health hazard pictogram
Hazardous to the environment