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  • Azor Ambiental is certified in OHSAS 18001

    Azor Ambiental has become one of the few Spanish firms in the recycling and smelting sector to receive the OHSAS 18001 Certification, a prestigious international distinction for companies with a solid, effective occupational health and safety management system. This certification confirms the use of a proper procedure for reducing health- and safety-related risks in the work environment, ...


    By Azor Ambiental, S.A.

  • Mexico Begins Public Consultation on Draft Nanotechnology Standards

    On May 3, 3016, Mexico’s Ministry of Economy published a notice beginning a public consultation on two draft nanotechnology standards. Proposed standard PROY-NMX-R-80004-5-SCFI-2015 is identical to ISO/TS 80004-5:2011, “Nanotechnologies — Vocabulary — Part 5: Nano/bio interface.” ISO/TS 80004-5:2011 lists terms and definitions related to the interface between ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • CETCI Manufactures Economical & Smart BACnet transmitters

    BST BACnet, digital gas detection transmitters are rugged, user-friendly, configurable gas detectors that are available with a variety of sensor types to detect a wide range of gases, including solid state, electrochemical, catalytic, and PID sensor technologies. The sensors utilized in this device are accurate enough to measure to Occupational Health & Safety hazardous levels for toxic and ...

  • Two new distributorships for Enviro Technology

    Untitled Document Environmental monitoring specialist, Enviro Technology Services plc (ET) has announced two new distributorship appointments. The company has been appointed exclusive UK distributor for the Ecotech HVS 3000 High Volume Sampler. The HiVol provides a flexible sampling platform for the sampling of PM10, PM2.5 or Total Suspended Particles, and the ...

  • Black & Veatch`s water treatment project in Scotland named `most considerate site` in UK

    A Black & Veatch project site in Perthshire, Scotland, has been selected from more than 7,000 eligible sites to receive the accolade of “Most Considerate Site” of 2009. Black & Veatch, a leading global engineering, consulting and construction company, is undertaking a £4.3 million upgrade at the award-winning Glenfarg water treatment works (WTW) for Scottish Water. The project comprises ...


    By Black & Veatch Corporation

  • Casella To Take Climate Monitoring By Storm With Launch Of New Sensor

    Casella has upgraded its popular Tipping Bucket Rain Gauge (TBRG) to create the STORM Guardian, an integrated design for reduced cost and ease of installation, which features a built-in logger with GRPS and lithium batteries that last for up to seven years. The specialist in occupational health and environmental risk measurement solutions, which has experienced a 30% rise in demand for its ...


    By Casella

  • New! N2O analysers for patient & occupational H&S

    Accuracy is essential for occupational N2O exposure checks and piped medical gas verification. The new Geotech G200 range of N2O analysers measure N2O at 0-1000ppm or at 0-100 percent with accuracy, speed and ease-of-use. With options for CO2, O2 and CO, the G200 range can assist anaesthetists and consultants in operating theatres, midwifery, dental surgeries, X-ray departments, hospital waiting ...

  • OSHA will hold meeting of the National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has scheduled a meeting of the National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health Nov. 14-15, 2012, in Washington, D.C. The NACOSH Effectiveness Measures Work Group will meet Nov. 14, and the full committee will meet Nov. 15. NACOSH was established under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to advise the secretaries of labor ...

  • 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. ...

  • Casella to show CEL-712 Microdust Pro for reliable real time detection of airbourne dusts, fumes and aerosols

    Casella CEL, Stand E53 Safety & Health Expo, NEC Birmingham 14-16 May 2013 Casella – global specialist in state-of-the-art occupational health and environmental risk measurement solutions – will be showing its newly launched CEL-712 Microdust Pro at Safety & Health Expo 2013. Offering major ease-of-use benefits, this rugged, hand-held, data logging instrument has been ...


    By Casella

  • Increase in demand for noise measurement products sees expansion of training services

    Growing demand in noise measurement products calls for an increase in training support Growing demand for Pulsar Instruments’ occupational noise measurement products by health and safety professionals around the world means an extensive roll out of product training for the Yorkshire-based manufacturer to its overseas distributors, starting with Germany and France. The firm, which ...


    By Pulsar Instruments Plc

  • OSHA urges retailers to keep workers safe during major sales events

    As the holiday season approaches, the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration is encouraging retail employers to implement safety measures to prevent workplace injuries during major sales events, including Black Friday. Tragic consequences and risk to workers can occur if the proper safety procedures are ignored. In 2008, a retail worker was trampled to death ...

  • BASF sets new ambitious goals for Environment, Health and Safety

    BASF has established new ambitious environmental, health and safety goals. The company wants to increase its energy efficiency – defined as the amount of sales products in relation to the primary energy demand – worldwide by 35 percent by 2020, compared to the previous goal of 25 percent. In addition, BASF aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions per ton of sales product by 40 ...

  • Office of Federal High-Performance Green Buildings Appoints Kent Peterson to Advisory Committee

    Kent Peterson, chief engineer and principal of Long Beach-based P2S Engineering, has been appointed to the Federal Green Building Advisory Committee (GBAC). Serving under the GSA’s Office of Federal High-Performance Green Buildings, established by the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA), Peterson will serve as a representative of the ...

  • UK Government Introduces New Covid Noise Limit For Bars, Pubs & Restaurants

    The hospitality sector has had new temporary regulations imposed on it, in a bid to limit the spread of Covid-19. The amendment to the Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (Obligations of Undertakings) (England) Regulations 2020 introduces a new Covid noise limit of 85dB(A) for any music played in cafes, bars restaurants and hotels and came into force on 28th September, as is enforceable ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • XL2-TA Sound Level Meter receives Austrian Type Approval

    The XL2-TA Sound Level Meter has received class 1 type-approval from the BEV (Bundesamt für Eich- und Vermessungswesen) in Austria. The type approved class 1 sound level meter is therefore suitable for environmental noise, occupational health and sound insulation applications in Austria where the measurements are required to be certified. This type approval certificate confirms, that the ...


    By NTi Audio AG

  • Air pollution in underground railway areas and health risks for workers

    Due to the air pollution that has been found in underground railway areas and the amount of time that workers spend there during their work hours, questions have been raised regarding the long-term health risks. The French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety ANSES found that mass concentrations of fine particles measured in underground railway areas are much ...

  • UL EHS Sustainability Announces PURE Sustainability—Essentials

    Franklin, TN UL EHS Sustainability, an industry leader in occupational health and safety software and training, today announced a streamlined version of its award-winning PURE Sustainability software. Customers can request a demonstration at https://learn.ulehssustainability.com/pure-sustainability-essentials. The new software package offers a quickly deployable, scalable version of “PURE ...


    By UL EHS Sustainability

  • UL EHS Sustainability Announces Free OSHA Reporting Tool

    Franklin, TN UL EHS Sustainability, an industry leader in occupational health and safety software and training, today announced a free software tool that will help streamline OSHA reporting requirements. The free online tool, accessible at http://ulehssustainability.com/osha-injury-tool, is built on the PureOHS platform, UL’s proprietary software solution that streamlines the data ...


    By UL EHS Sustainability

  • cr360 wins 2016 Business Excellence Award from Acquisition International Magazine

    cr360, part of UL EHS Sustainability, today announced that it has won the Software Business of the Year Award at the 2016 Acquisition International Business Excellence Awards. The prestigious awards were established to celebrate the outstanding performance and results achieved by leading lights across the corporate world, despite working within increasingly competitive markets. cr360’s ...

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