Colby College established this Hazard Communication (HazCom) Program in order to comply with the United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Hazard Communication Standard (HCS), Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 1910.1200, and to ensure that information related to hazardous chemicals used at the College is communicated to all affected employees during emergencies and through training and education.