York College Chemical Hazard Communication Plan 2008.
The City University of New York (CUNY) Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) office has implemented
the rules, regulations and other mandated practices in this protocol to comply with the OSHA Hazard
Communication Standard set forth in 29 CFR 1910.1200. This standard was enacted in 1994 to reduce the
number of illnesses and injuries caused by chemicals in the workplace. The standard ensures that
the hazards of all chemicals produced or imported are evaluated by manufacturers and that this
information is provided to employers and employees