Environmental Management Articles

  • Lab Gas Price Bulletin November 2018

    A major gas company has increased the gas price for hydrogen and nitrogen gases in North America. This will have a knock-on effect for laboratories who buy nitrogen to supply their instruments. Labs can avoid the gas price increases by replacing their bulk supply with a nitrogen generator. On the 1st of October Air Products increased gas prices for liquid nitrogen, as well as increasing ...

  • Georgia Power saves time and money while assuring compliance - Case Study

    The Enviance System, available on demand from any location with Internet access, is used by 90 transmission and distribution centers Georgia Power, the largest of Southern Company’s five electric utilities, has been providing ...


    By Enviance, Inc.

  • Union Investment - Case Study

    Improving Sustainability Performance and Reporting of Real Estate Portfolios. Union Investment, one of Europe’s leading asset managers, strives for continuous enhancement of the environmental impact of its highly diversified Real Estate Portfolio (including offices, hotels, shopping centres, and logistics buildings) spread over 24 countries. Their property divisions alone manage a ...


    By thinkstep

  • DekaBank - Case Study

    The business case for environmental management and sustainability DekaBank’s environmental performance management realises substantial savings. The success of the environmental programme and the integrated continuous improvement process paves the way for the group-wide integration of sustainability principles into the business operations. Please, click ...


    By thinkstep

  • EUON Study Finds Knowledge Gaps Exist in Risk Assessment of Nano-Sized Pigments

    The European Union (EU) Observatory for Nanomaterials (EUON) announced on September 7, 2018, that a new study ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • 4 Quality Lessons Medical Device Manufacturers can learn from Tech Giants

    Patient-centricity is a buzzword in life sciences, part of a push for innovation made difficult by complex regulations and long-standing corporate cultures that favor the status quo. ...


    By EtQ, LLC

  • The Need for an Expanded Role of Risk Management in Healthcare

    The role of risk management in healthcare has come a long way over the years. But as risks to the healthcare industry multiply—both in number and costs—risk management and risk managers need to be at the forefront of the business. If not, healthcare organizations can’t thrive, or potentially even survive. ...


    By Riskonnect Inc

  • Global warming to result in widespread crop loss to insects

    Rice, corn and wheat loss rates could rise by up to 25% with every 1˚C increase to global temperatures as insects start to eat and breed more, new research has found. Led by researchers at Washington University, the ...

  • The ROI of Vendor Risk Management

    Michelle Middendorf, workers’ compensation manager at Stanley Steemer, shares how reining in their vendor management process led to dramatic improvements and ultimately allowed the company to expand their commercial revenue with more value-added services. When Stanley Steemer set out to automate the more basic process of managing certificates of insurance for ...


    By Riskonnect Inc

  • Sustainability in the grocery marketplace

    Examples – Trends – Best Practices How can METTLER TOLEDO weighing technology contribute to greater sustainability? Where does food retail currently stand in relation to sustainability? This white paper sets out to provide you with a general overview. Chapter 2 contains numerous examples of food retailers’ sustainability initiatives, illustrates trends and ...


    By thinkstep

  • Knowledge is power

    A guide to improve Enterprise Sustainability Performance. The white paper is a guide for people in sustainable business that want to learn about  sustainability content such as best practice libraries, performance benchmarks and impact profiles to achieve improved Enterprise Sustainability Performance. Please, click ...


    By thinkstep

  • Is a Zero-Incident Objective Achievable in Environmental Health & Safety?

    A zero-incident objective, known formally as Zero-Accident Vision (ZAV), is a popular philosophy in environmental health & safety (EHS) that holds that no one should ever be injured in the workplace. It’s a way of thinking about injury-prevention strategies rather than an actual goal, thus providing a basis for continually improving EHS processes. ZAV proposes ...


    By Sphera

  • Charles M. Auer Quoted By Inside EPA Regarding Reorganization Of EPA`s Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics

    On June 4, 2018, Charles M. Auer, Senior Regulatory and Policy Advisor with Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®), was quoted in the Inside EPA article “Eying 2018 Deadline, EPA Taps New Division Heads For Reorganized OPPT.” The new reorganization plan is winning approval from former officials. Charles Auer, former director of OPPT and now with the law firm of Bergeson & ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • OECD Tour de Table Reports on Developments on Safety of Manufactured Nanomaterials

    The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) published a May 17, 2018, document entitled Developments in Delegations on the Safety of Manufactured Nanomaterials — Tour de Table.  The document compiles information provided by delegations for the February 2018 ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Eco-Friendly Tips That Can Save Your Business Money

    Creating a green business plan usually ends up costing your business more money than what you might have planned. Fortunately, there is a way to help save your business money while creating a green plan for your business. Use these tips from Earthwise Environmental to help create an eco-friendly business while saving ...


    By Earthwise Environmental

  • EHS 4.0: What You Need to Know About the Digital Transformation

    Environmental, health and safety (EHS) management has always had three main goals: to keep people safe, minimize negative impact on the environment and keep operations running productively and without incident. This means adhering strictly to compliance regulations and looking ...


    By EtQ, LLC

  • The Case for an Integrated Quality Management and EHS System

    By bringing together quality management and environmental health and safety (EHS), the integrated QEHS system is a powerful proposition that delivers a real return on investment over relatively short timescales ...


    By EtQ, LLC

  • Jakarta Is World’s Fastest-Sinking City

    A trio of factors is contributing to the area’s rapid subsidence The South African city of Cape Town has been gaining international attention for its impending Day Zero water crisis, but many other cities around the world are ...


    By Fluence Corporation

  • World’s top companies failing to effectively target SDGs

    Just 25 of the world’s largest 250 companies have set specific and measurable (SMART) business performance targets related to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). That is according to a new study by professional service firm KPMG, which finds that only 20 have ...

  • 4 Best Practices for Leading Metrics

    The ECA Academy shared that in 2016, most GMP inspection deficiencies involved quality systems—more specifically, the Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA) process. A closer look revealed that root cause analysis and impact assessment are still a challenge for many ...


    By EtQ, LLC

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