OHS Code Explanation Guide

Published Date: July 01, 2009
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Part 29 Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)

Section 399 Production or manufacture

Where an employer produces a controlled product at the workplace, the employer must develop and apply, at a minimum, a work site label to the product or its container, unless the product is:

(a) not in a container;
(b) an intermediary in a reaction;
(c) a hazardous waste;
(d) a fugitive emission;
(e) produced in a laboratory solely for research and development work in the laboratory;
(f) is in a container or form intended for export; or
(g) is in a container that is intended for sale or disposition and is, or is about to be (within one work shift), appropriately labelled.