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  • GHS Update

     According to the Office of Management Budget (OMB), the review of US Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) GHS rule was concluded February 21, 2012.  OMB's rule was "consistent with change." This means that OMB agrees with the aim of the rule, but requires minor changes before publication. Once the necessary changes are made, it ...


    By MSDS Binders Inc.

  • OSHA GHS Webinar Invitation

    April 18, 2012 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. (EDT) Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C) and The Acta Group, L.L.C. will hold a complimentary webinar on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) final rule revising the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) issued on March 26, 2012. The final rule aligns the HCS with the United Nations' Globally Harmonized System for ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • OSHA GHS Webinar Invitation

    Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C) and The Acta Group, L.L.C. will hold a complimentary webinar on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) final rule revising the OSHA Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) issued on March 26, 2012. The final rule aligns the HCS with the United Nations' Globally Harmonized System for Chemical Classification and Labeling (GHS). OSHA estimates ...


    By Acta Group

  • SiteHawk’s GHS Information Center sheds light on pending GHS rollout in US

    SiteHawk, the leading MSDS and chemical data management services provider, continues to drive industry education efforts with it’s GHS Information Center, an online resource for the latest news, updates, and compliance strategies for the pending Globally Harmonized System (GHS). GHS will have profound effects on the chemical data management industry, both for companies that must author and ...


    By SiteHawk

  • Lots of GHS progress happening this year

    The 20th meeting of the UNECE Sub-Committee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals, also known as GHS, will take place Dec. 7-9, 2010, in Geneva. While a detailed agenda has not yet been completed, the preliminary agenda indicates a U.S. expert may present an analysis requested by the sub-committee in mid-2009 of practices and regulations in ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Ready for GHS – TechniData CLEO provides the EU’s new GHS content

    On January 20, 2009, the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) comes into force in the European Union (EC 1272/2008). In order to ensure the industry affected remains competitive, TechniData has expanded its content solution TechniData CLEO for SAP EH&S and will offer the necessary content when this directive comes into effect. As a complete package, ...


  • Industry Leader Ready to Transition to GHS

    Nashville, TN – talk of the forthcoming Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of hazard communication filled the corridors at the recent AIH Conference and Expo in Philadelphia. In an effort to educate and take the pulse of key industry leaders, SiteHawk (the leader in web-based MSDS and chemical information management) hosted a user forum to discuss the upcoming regulatory changes. The general ...


    By SiteHawk

  • 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

  • Korea Publishes List of Potential GHS Classifications and Plans to Issue New Material Safety Data Sheet Rules

    Korea has taken a major step toward achieving full compliance with the United Nations Globally Harmonized System (GHS) for the classification and labeling of chemicals by identifying 151 substances as "hazardous" for consultation. The Ministry of the Environment (MoE) in Korea also is placing more responsibilities on manufacturers and importers by introducing new rules regarding updating and ...


    By Acta Group

  • Korea Publishes List of Potential GHS Classifications and Plans to Issue New Material Safety Data Sheet Rules

    Korea has taken a major step toward achieving full compliance with the United Nations Globally Harmonized System (GHS) for the classification and labeling of chemicals by identifying 151 substances as "hazardous" for consultation. The Ministry of the Environment (MoE) in Korea also is placing more responsibilities on manufacturers and importers by introducing new rules regarding updating and ...


    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 Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Korea publishes list of potential GHS classifications and plans to issue new material safety data sheet rules

    Korea has taken a major step toward achieving full compliance with the United Nations Globally Harmonized System (GHS) for the classification and labeling of chemicals by identifying 151 substances as "hazardous" for consultation. The Ministry of the Environment (MoE) in Korea also is placing more responsibilities on manufacturers and importers by introducing new rules regarding updating and ...


    By Acta Group

  • Advice to Ease GHS Training Compliance Offered by AVT

    According to Dr. David Mudarri, former EPA Senior Scientist, Indoor Air Quality, the heightened awareness of chemical safety issues urged by OSHA and the UN’s Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) should prompt a look at alternatives to toxic cleaning, sanitizing and disinfecting methods and related training burdens, and this should include evaluating ...


    By PRWeb

  • 3E Company executes solutions strategy for GHS support

    3E Company®, the leading provider of environmental health and safety (EH&S) compliance and information management services, has reported on the fulfillment of its GHS solutions strategy. As the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals is adopted in countries and regions around the globe, 3E Company has expanded its broad suite of innovative products and ...


    By 3E Company

  • Quantum helps 200+ businesses become GHS Compliant

    It is often said, “Change is the only constant.” 2015 marks the 30th anniversary of Quantum Compliance, and while many changes have occurred over the years another constant remains intact: Quantum’s commitment to their clients. June 1st 2015 was the deadline for all MSDSs to be converted into the GHS compliant SDSs. Recognizing that many companies would ...


    By Quantum Compliance

  • Quantum helps 200+ businesses become GHS Compliant

    It is often said, “Change is the only constant.” 2015 marks the 30th anniversary of Quantum Compliance, and while many changes have occurred over the years another constant remains intact: Quantum’s commitment to their clients. June 1st 2015 was the deadline for all MSDSs to be converted into the GHS compliant SDSs. Recognizing that many companies would ...


    By Quantum Compliance

  • 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 ...

  • OSHA Releases Final HCS Rule

    The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced on March 20, 2012, that it has revised the Hazard Communication Standard (HCS), aligning it with the United Nations Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS). The final HCS rule will be implemented in various phases with full implementation by 2016 and, according to OSHA, will benefit ...


    By Acta Group

  • OSHA Releases Final HCS Rule

    The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced on March 20, 2012, that it has revised the Hazard Communication Standard (HCS), aligning it with the United Nations Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS). The final HCS rule will be implemented in various phases with full implementation by 2016 and, according to OSHA, will benefit ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

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