Objectives of the workshop

Objectives of the workshop :

  • Gather different stakeholders’ perspectives on the effectiveness of EU labelling requirements to convey hazard and safe use information to consumers and medical personnel on chemicals products, in particular, detergents and maintenance products.

  • Develop a common understanding among consumer representatives and industry of issues related to consumer comprehension of labelling elements, specifically pictograms and other hazard labelling information (i.e. "define the problem”).

  • Explore opportunities for novel communication approaches, such as QR tags, and online information.

  • Discuss the methodology to study consumer comprehension of hazard labels in more details.