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  • GHS in North America, learn more today

    It is a matter of when – not if - GHS regulations will be coming to North America.  Many nations have already adopted the new global system and are in the process of transitioning their hazard communication items such as labels and (M)SDSs. ICC The Compliance Center is always looking for ways to educate and help customers with transitions such as GHS.  With millions of chemicals ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Enhesa Launches Worldwide GHS Tracking Service

    Washington, DC  Responding to the requests from its multinational clients, Enhesa has expanded its global regulatory monitoring services to include a GHS (Globally Harmonized System for Classification of Labeling of Chemicals) focused offering. GHS was conceived to create one system for categorising and labelling chemicals – globally. As countries actively begin to adopt and implement GHS the ...

  • NAFTA members` GHS Programs: A comparative analysis

    Webinar Presented by Bloomberg BNA Wednesday, December 10, 2014 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. (EST) While the United Nations' (UN) Globally Harmonized System for Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) model provides a backbone for hazard communications, it ...


    By Acta Group

  • MSDSonline Offers GHS Guarantee – Risk-Free MSDS Authoring for GHS Adoption by OSHA

    MSDSonline, the leading provider of on-demand MSDS management and authoring services, is making it easier for chemical manufacturers, importers and distributors to transition to the Globally Harmonized System in the United States by offering its GHS Guarantee for MSDSs authored into the US GHS format. Changes to the Hazard Communication Standard ...

  • 3E Company Collaborates with Reliance Label Solutions to Support Enhanced Compliance with Hazard Communication Standards

    3E Company, a leading provider of environmental health and safety (EH&S) compliance and information management services, today announced a strategic alliance with Reliance Label Solutions, a leading provider of labels and label printing solutions for industrial applications. As a result of the collaboration, joint customers ...


    By Verisk 3E

  • Quantum FacTS Software Supports GHS Features for U.S. Customers

    Quantum Compliance Systems will release an update to their FacTS™ EHS environmental management software in September 2011 to support anticipated OSHA rules for customers tracking inbound SDS. OSHA is expected to finalize the new hazardous communication rules the fall of 2011 to incorporate the United Nation’s Global Harmonization System (GHS) standard ...


    By Quantum Compliance

  • What`s the buzz about GHS??? A WASP will tell you......

    About GHSAs we all know, the Globally Harmonised System for the Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) came into force within the UK during 2008. One year of the transition period has passed. The task of changing over will be monumental. Environmental Science Ltd. is already assisting international corporations in creating MSDS which are compliant with both GHS and CLP. Additionally ...


    By Environmental Science Ltd

  • IHS announces online OSHA GHS Employee Training Course

    IHS, (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of information and analytics, today introduced the IHS HazCom 2012 GHS Employee Training, a comprehensive online course that will enable companies and their employees to comply with the Hazard Communication Standard (HazCom) of 2012. HazCom, administered by the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), requires employers to train ...


    By IHS Markit

  • OSHA Mandates GHS Training before December 1, 2013

    Whether in the laboratory, performing maintenance or treating water, workers within the water and wastewater treatment industries work with chemicals daily and they are not unique in that regard. In an effort to improve workplace safety, the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) has mandated that all ...

  • How GHS Differs Around the World: 3 Main Reasons It’s Not Harmonised

    The United Nations’ Globally Harmonised System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) has taken root across the world and continues to spread. But anyone involved in product compliance knows that all regulations are local. Indeed, as each government adopts the “globally harmonized” system, differences creep in. In some cases, the differences are compromises built ...


    By UL - The WERCS

  • Process industry focus on implementing REACH and GHS set to continue in 2009

    Held for the third time, the C4you chemicals compliance customer conference has established itself as the leading European forum for compliance management in the process industry. Executives, compliance managers, and product safety experts from all over Europe came together in Schlangenbad near Frankfurt on September 24 and 25. Participants included Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Clariant, Cognis, ...


  • OSHA adopts globally harmonized system of chemical labeling

    The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has revised its Hazard Communication Standard, aligning it with the United Nations’ Globally Harmonized System of chemical classification and labeling. The new standard aims to reduce confusion about chemical hazards in the workplace, facilitate safety training and establish consistent labels and safety data sheets for all chemicals ...


    By Verisk 3E

  • 3E Company extends MSDgen SDS authoring system with multiple GHS enhancements

    3E Company, a leading provider of environmental health and safety (EH&S) compliance and information management services, on Thursday, January 23 announced the immediate availability of MSDgen 6.53, the latest version of its safety data sheet (SDS) authoring system. The new release includes numerous enhancements aimed at streamlining global hazard communication initiatives, including ...


    By Verisk 3E

  • Simplifying global product compliance

    Global product compliance is a daunting task for the greatest of companies. Monitoring chemical regulations, new product standards, social pressure and one’s supply chain can challenge even the best EHS teams. In a recent Aberdeen study, 48% of participants indicated that “ensuring compliance with current and future regulations” was their single greatest compliance ...


    By Verisk 3E

  • GHS OSHA`s hazard communication standard is here final action August 2011

    Abstract: OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) requires chemical manufacturers and importers to evaluate the hazards of the chemicals they produce or import, and prepare labels and material safety data sheets to convey the hazards and associated protective measures to users of the chemicals. All employers with hazardous chemicals in their workplaces are required to have a hazard ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • December 1, 2013: Fast Approaching Deadline to Train Employees under OSHA GHS Ruling

    The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) rule aligning its Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) with the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) became effective on May 25, 2012. The rule includes a December 1, 2013, deadline for employee training on safety data sheets (SDS), which is fast approaching. ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • December 1, 2013: Fast Approaching Deadline to Train Employees under OSHA GHS Ruling

    The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) rule aligning its Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) with the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) became effective on May 25, 2012. The rule includes a December 1, 2013, deadline for employee training on safety data sheets (SDS), which is fast approaching. ...


    By Acta Group

  • 3E company strengthens 3e online MSDS management tool with multiple GHS and CLP enhancements

    3E Company, a leading provider of environmental health and safety (EH&S) compliance and information management services, today announced the availability of new capabilities within 3E Online — MSDS designed to support conformance with the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) and Classification Labelling and Packaging (CLP) initiatives. The ...


    By Verisk 3E

  • 3E Company strengthens specialized GHS practice to support corporate conformance with Osha’s new hazard communication standard 2012

    3E Company, a leading provider of EH&S compliance and information management services, today announced that it has enhanced its specialized GHS practice to help ease conformance with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) 2012, which now aligns with the United Nations’ (UN) Globally Harmonized System of Classification and ...


    By Verisk 3E

  • 3E Company updates MSDgen SDS authoring system to support conformance with Canada’s GHS initiative

    3E Company, a leading provider of environmental health and safety (EH&S) compliance and information management services, today announced the immediate availability of MSDgen ® 6.56, the latest version of its Safety Data Sheet (SDS) authoring system. The new release includes numerous enhancements aimed at simplifying global hazard communication initiatives, including expanded ...


    By Verisk 3E

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