Chemical products

Chemicals: new signs, same dangers! March 2014

A new harmonized international labeling system is being put in place. Signs will be in black on a white background bordered in red. These symbols will be fully implemented in all countries in 2017.

Poison control center 24h/24

Switzerland - 145

France - 04 72 11 69 11

CERN, Fire Brigade 74444

European Emergency call: 112

More information:

  • Visit the web site cheminfo.ch. An online test on household risks can be filled in and enables you to ask yourselves the right questions.... even at work.
  • We keep at your disposal some flyers « Nouveaux symboles, mêmes dangers » published by the Swiss Confederation and infochim.ch.

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