Inside safe product handling and transportation

Safety data sheets

A safety data sheet (SDS) describes the hazards of a product and explains how it can be safely handled, used and stored.

Globally Harmonised System in Europe

The Globally Harmonised System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals starts to take effect in Europe in 2010. Read more about the basic principles and timelines. 

Responsible Care

Responsible Care® is the chemical industry’s global initiative to drive continuous improvement in health, safety, security and environmental (HSSE) performance.

On-site collection requirements

All Shell chemicals companies aim to have a Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) performance to be proud of, to earn the confidence of customers, shareholders and society at large, to be a good neighbour and to contribute to sustainable development.

Marine cargo chemicals handling

Before loading Shell Chemical products, or products shipped on behalf of others by Shell Chemicals Marine Logistics, check here for the loading/carriage/discharge instructions.

Authorised carriers in the US

On this page you will find the carriers that have been authorised for entry into establishments in the USA that handle Shell Chemicals products, for the purpose of collecting product.

Authorised carriers in Canada

On this page you will find the carriers that have been authorised for entry into establishments in Canada that handle Shell Chemicals products, for the purpose of collecting product.

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Chemicals customer lounge

The Shell Chemicals customer Lounge is a business-to-business web site that makes it easier for customers around the world to do business with Shell chemicals companies online.