UL - The Wercs, is a software development company located in NY that provides SDS software tools and services to help organizations author, manage, and distribute Safety Data Sheets, Labels, and various documents required under OSHA, EU Directives, and other regulatory bodies worldwide. In addition to keeping compliant with regulations, The WERCS and its chemical industry executive clients are concerned with the health and safety of all employees, consumers, and employees of other business partners throughout the supply chain. Wercs provides advanced tools to assist companies in complying with EU`s REACH, as well as the new GHS standards. Wercs Professional Services (WPS) also provides outsourced services to assist companies in the creation of SDSs compliant all around the world.

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23 British American Blvd. , Latham , New York 12110 USA
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Business Type:
Software vendor
Industry Type:
Health and Safety - Health and Safety Regulations and Compliance
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)
Year Founded:
$10,000,000 US - $100,000,000 US

In 2013, UL announced the acquisition of The Wercs. This landmark event combined The Wercs’ three-plus decades in supply chain data management and global regulatory compliance with UL’s century of leadership in safety science. Companies navigating today’s ever-changing global business landscape reap the benefits.

Our supply chain data management and Safety Data Sheet software solutions offer the most advanced functionality to help businesses succeed in the international marketplace—from becoming REACH compliant to meeting GHS deadlines. Additionally, our worldwide support offices provide the local service needed for doing business on a global scale.

We offer the unique combination of extensive experience and agility. The latter helps us guide companies in the face of complex, constantly changing regulation. What’s more, we’re focused on collaboration—listening and letting your needs guide our product development.

Don’t take our word for it—see how we’ve helped our clients.

UL The Wercs has been helping manufacturers, retailers and government agencies advance the health and safety of our world—through advanced regulatory Safety Data Sheet (SDS) management and regulatory compliance—for more than three decades. We understand the nuanced challenges that affect different industries and markets worldwide—and have customized solutions to help you achieve a more compliant and sustainable supply chain.


Smart Compliance Solutions for Manufacturers

Different manufacturing applications can have vastly different SDS, compliance and sustainability challenges. Having worked with large, global organizations that run the industrial gamut, we understand these nuances—and what it takes to respond to them. Our modular approach to compliance solutions allows us to configure specific solutions—including GHS labeling software—that deliver results for a variety of market segments:

  • Adhesives and sealants
  • Agro-chemical
  • Automotive
  • Chemical
  • Consumer products
  • Distributors
  • Flavors and fragrances
  • Paints, resins, coatings, inks and colors
  • Petroleum
  • Pharmaceutical, healthcare and life sciences
  • Plastic and polymers
  • Specialty chemical
  • Tire and rubber


Quick and Easy Access to Retail Product Data

Do you have full visibility of the composition of the products on your shelves? UL The Wercs offers quick and easy access to accurate regulatory compliance and sustainability data for the products and merchandise you sell. By giving your suppliers a secure, intuitive way to submit critical product and chemical composition data, you can easily compile a complete set of hazard communication documents. What’s more, you’ll rest assured that the products you sell meet government—and consumer—demands.

We’ve helped retailers including:

  • Walmart
  • Sam’s Club
  • Sears
  • K-Mart
  • The Home Depot
  • CVS
  • Target
  • Safeway
  • O’Reilly Auto Parts
  • Hy-Vee
  • Food Lion
  • Hannaford