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Panasonic, Tesla to build big US battery plant
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American electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. is teaming up with Japanese electronics company Panasonic Corp. to build a battery manufacturing plant in the U.S. expected to create 6,500 jobs. The companies announced the deal Thursday, but they did not say where in the U.S. the so-called "gigafactory," or large-scale plant, will be built. Tesla has said that Nevada, Arizona, Texas, New Mexico ...

Senate Spending Proposal Clarifies OSHA Chemical Inspection Policy, Boosts NIOSH
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A draft report and budget released by a Senate Appropriations subcommittee July 24 makes a significant change from past OSHA budgets, clarifying that the agency can inspect small establishments where the potential for a catastrophic chemical incident exists. The additional details on fiscal 2015 budget proposals for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and other safety ...

DOE Announces Webinars on Geothermal FORGE Initiative, National Energy Literacy Virtual Town Hall, and More
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EERE offers webinars to the public on a range of subjects, from adopting the latest energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies, to training for the clean energy workforce. Webinars are free; however, advanced registration is typically required. You can also watch archived webinars and browse previously aired videos, slides, and transcripts. Upcoming Webinars August 5: Live Webinar on ...

3E Company Wins ISHN Readers’ Choice Award
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3E Company, a leading provider of environmental health and safety (EH&S) compliance and information management services, today announced that its 3E Online®-SDS 7.0 safety data sheet (SDS) management platform has won an Industrial Safety & Hygiene News (ISHN) Readers’ Choice Award. ISHN readers recognized the latest version of 3E Company’s industry‐leading SDS ...

Enabling employers to comply with the Control of Noise at Work Regulations 2005
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Noise at Work needs to be controlled Exposure to noise in a working environment is a hazard and, like all hazards, it needs to be assessed carefully and then controlled effectively.  Most individuals can cope with loud noise over a short period of time but prolonged exposure to certain levels of noise can damage hearing and lead to permanent hearing loss (noise-induced hearing loss) and ...

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