coshh regulation News

  • QSI adds COSHH Compliance Software to Rental Scheme

    Following the success of their unique WinLIMS Rental scheme, QSI (Quality Systems International) have decided to make more Quality Assurance software products available by rental. The first of these to be released is RisQ, QSI’s Health and Safety compliance and Risk Assessment package. RisQ was originally developed as an optional module for WinLIMS in response to customer requests, but has now ...

  • Don`t know where to start with COSHH compliance? The new COSHH Guide from NCEC is now available online

    NCEC has expanded the 'Get Compliant' section of its website to include a quick guide to COSHH (Control Of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations 2002 (as amended). As well as quick guides to safety data sheet compliance, marketing and supply of chemicals, transport of chemicals and chemicals in the workplace, the new COSHH guide is designed to help you on the road to compliance. ...

  • New CLP search interface for sds and coshh management system ChemeDox

    From December 2010 there is a requirement for all newly produced pure substances to be classified under CLP (the Classification, Labelling and Packaging of Substances and Mixtures Regulation), which is the European variant of the Globally Harmonised System (GHS) for classification and labelling of chemicals.  In recognition of this, NCEC has ...


    By 3BL Media

  • CLP search interface added to SDS and COSHH management system

    From December 2010, there is a requirement for all newly produced pure substances to be classified under CLP (the Classification, Labelling and Packaging of Substances and Mixtures Regulation). CLP is the European variant of the Globally Harmonised System (GHS) for classification and labelling of chemicals. In ...

  • Work safely with chemicals, work with NCEC

    This year sees the introduction of the 2009 editions of RID/ADR/ADN and the ICAO technical instructions which make significant changes to the regulations and exemptions regarding the transport of Lithium batteries and Lithium batteries contained in, or packed with, equipment.  Read on to see how NCEC can help. We are pleased to announce that our second Hazmat Event was once again a sell-out ...

  • NCEC Spring Newsletter

    Work safely with chemicals, work with NCECWelcome to the first newsletter of 2009This year sees the introduction of the 2009 editions of RID/ADR/ADN and the ICAO technical instructions which make significant changes to the regulations and exemptions regarding the transport of Lithium batteries and Lithium batteries contained in, or packed with, equipment. Read on to see how NCEC can help.We ...

  • NCEC help companies meet tough health & safety legislation

    NCEC, the UK’s national response unit for chemical emergencies, and part of energy and climate change consultancy, AEA, has launched an innovative online application designed to help businesses when complying with health and safety legislation.In order to help businesses follow the REACH Regulation and also create COSHH assessments, NCEC has developed a comprehensive chemical safety documentation ...

  • Reach for WASPS

    As many will know, the Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation of Chemicals Regulations (REACH) are coming into force next year. These require all manufacturers and suppliers who deal with chemicals to share all important safety information with their customers and chemical users right down the supply chain to the user. Environmental Science has started a new initiative to assist in this ...


    By Environmental Science Ltd

  • WEEE recycling firm faces mercury charges

    An electrical recycling firm charged with exposing employees to mercury will appear at Huddersfield Magistrates Court on 20 July. Electrical Waste Recycling Group, based in Kirkheaton in Huddersfield, is being prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive. Company director Craig Thompson is also facing charges. The firm recycles waste electrical and electronic equipment, including light tubes ...

  • AMR Research: Environmental Compliance Is the Real Challenge

    The product compliance initiatives of Reduction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) and Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) and their effects on the global supply network are the tip of the iceberg when considering the environmental compliance initiatives with which manufacturers must deal, state Simon Jacobson and Colin Masson from AMR Research. Environmental compliance includes ...


  • Fly with WASPS to REACH GHS

    REACH is in force now and GHS (the Globally Harmonised System for the Classification and Labelling of Chemicals) is expected this year, WASPS will be ready…. Will you??As you will know the Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation of Chemicals Regulation (REACH) is in force. This requires all manufacturers and suppliers who deal with chemicals to share all important safety information with their ...


    By Environmental Science Ltd

  • UK Nanosafety Group Publishes Updated Guidance to Support Safe Working with Nanomaterials

    In May 2016, the UK Nanosafety Group (UKNSG) published a second edition of its guidance document, Working Safely with Nanomaterials in Research & Development. The second edition of the guidance provides updates to account for changes in legislation, recent studies in the literature, and best practice since 2012. In particular, according to the ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Are you Gambling with Risk?

    Accidental exposure to chemicals in the working environment can have serious consequences. Workers’ health can be ruined and the legal and financial outcomes can destroy businesses. Careful and detailed Risk Assessment is an essential step towards protecting employee and employer alike. The new RisQ software package from Quality Systems International (QSI) is a unique tool that takes all the hard ...

  • WinLIMS Manages Business and Laboratory Information!

    QSI are now offering their WinLIMS Rental product as a business management tool as well as for the Laboratory. QSI’s Managing Director Clive Collier said “ To make sure that WinLIMS Rental would meet customer expectations, we obviously had to create an “out of the box” package whose functionality could handle the vast majority of user requirements without modification or the need for custom code. ...

  • Cedrec delivers H&S and environmental advice to leading transport organisation

    The UK’s leading centre of excellence for transport research, consultancy and product testing is improving the quality and reliability of its H&S and environmental management systems after bringing in experts Cedrec to produce and oversee its legal registers. The move is enabling TRL (Transport Research Laboratory) to stay ahead of changes in legislation and step-up to a more proactive ...

  • Medical gas analyser gets thumbs up

    Still within 18 months of launch, the new Geotech G210 piped medical gas analyser is receiving positive user reviews. It is joined by the Geotech G200 ambient N2O gas analyser and the Geotech G100 CO2 incubator gas analyser. Geotech asked Ian Buckingham, Regional QC (MGPS) to review the Geotech G210 medical gas analyser supplied by GEM Scientific – which replaces the earlier Geotech FP99. ...


    By Geotech

  • Air Monitors launches latest industrial particulate monitors

    A new report published in September 2012 by the European Environment Agency shows that almost a third of Europe's city dwellers are exposed to excessive concentrations of airborne particulate matter (PM); one of the most important pollutants in terms of harm to human health because it penetrates sensitive parts of the respiratory system. Colin Craggs from instrumentation specialist Air Monitors ...


    By Air Monitors Ltd.

  • CASELLA LAUNCH FOUR NEW INTRINSICALLY SAFE AIR AND NOISE MONITORS

    A record 'Fab Four' combination of new instruments Casella CEL, the specialist provider of workplace monitoring technologies, launches four new ATEX approved, intrinsically safe (I.S.), portable ...


    By Casella

  • Fabrication yard benefits from external H&S and environmental expertise

    Heerema Fabrication Group’s (HFG) fabrication yard in Hartlepool has improved the quality of its health and safety and environmental systems after bringing in experts Cedrec to produce a new legal register. The move has enabled Heerema Hartlepool to stay ahead of important changes in legislation and step-up the proactive planning of long term compliance with the requirements of British ...

  • Join our live product demo`s in March

    Join our live webinar sessions to explore how the different Rivo solution layers can benefit you and your organisation. Each session will last 30 minutes so we will keep these short but comprehensive and to the point. The March 2015 schedule can be found below. We look forward to welcoming you at these webinars! ...


    By Rivo Software Ltd.

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