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  • 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, ...


  • 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

  • Southern Water Implements ICMLive

    Innovyze, a leading global innovator of business analytics software and technologies for smart wet infrastructure, today announced that that Southern Water, UK, has selected ICMLive, the industry’s leading real-time integrated catchment modeling solution, to help manage and operate its large and complex sewer ...


    By Innovyze

  • 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

  • Reaching the customer even faster

    The worldwide demand for original AERZEN service increases from year to year: in the past, the main tasks of the AERZEN After Sales teams largely involved commissioning or general overhaul of AERZEN machines, but today, additional support is increasingly being requested. The number of machines being supported via maintenance contracts has doubled in the last five years. Such contracts can include ...

  • SIWI Implements Baltic Sea Project

    The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) is implementing a project to enhance civic action with partners in Russia, Kaliningrad Oblast, Lithuania, Poland and Sweden. The aim is to increase investments into good management of the transboundary rivers in the Eastern Baltic Sea Region and promote smart and green growth. The project is implemented by SIWI in partnership with the Northern ...

  • ATOUT REACH - SELERANT New Partnership

    February 2011 : SELERANT and ATOUT REACH experts have decided to join their forces in order to offer to the Chemical Industry a complete solution to create SDS guaranty their compliance with last regulation. ATOUT REACH are the regulatory experts who help companies (manufacturers, importers, downstream users) all through the value chain to ...


    By Selerant srl

  • EOS® in the International Market: REACH Compliance

    The use of EOS® products internationally has dramatically increased in the last few years particularly in the European Union, China and other parts of Asia. Pursuant to the European Union’s regulations regarding the import of chemicals and other product, our products are fully compliant with the European Union’s REACH regulations on the import of chemical and other products into the EU. For ...


    By EOS Remediation, LLC

  • REACH data-sharing principles clarified

    A new implementing regulation adopted by the European Commission defines more clearly what the terms ‘fair, transparent and non-discriminatory' mean for data sharing in the REACH Regulation. It also gives ECHA the mandate to make sure that all registrants of the same substance are part of one joint registration. The regulation is applicable as of 26 January 2016. The regulation sets ...

  • EU within reach of Kyoto targets

    The EU-15 can meet, and may even over-shoot, its 2012 Kyoto target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to 8 % below 1990 levels if Member States implement now all additional policies being planned, according to a new report from the European Environment Agency (EEA), released today in Copenhagen. The report, 'Greenhouse gas emission trends and projections in Europe 2007', presents an evaluation of ...

  • Agreement reached on measures to protect rainforests

    Representatives of some 50 countries concluded an agreement on reducing greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation. Around US$4 billion has been pledged for the period 2010-2012 for measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation and forest degradation in developing countries. "Measures to reduce deforestation are the quickest and least expensive way of achieving large emission ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • OPEC reaches deal to cut production

    In a surprise move, member nations of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) reached an agreement last week on its first output cut since 2008. The announcement sent oil prices surging, with Brent crude having its biggest weekly rally since 2009, as traders weighed the possibility the deal may help erase the global supply glut.  Prices have declined more than 50 percent ...

  • Implementing the EU climate change and energy strategy

    The European Commission will propose a major package of legislation to combat climate change and improve the EU's energy security and competitiveness. The proposals will implement climate and energy targets endorsed by the European Council last March. The package is expected to comprise the following measures: - A legislative proposal to broaden and strengthen the Emissions Trading System (EU ...

  • Fisher minimizes environmental fines by implementing intelex EMS

    Fisher Sand and Gravel, a North Dakota-based aggregate producer, has reached a settlement agreement with the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) after claims of air and water quality violation at some of its Arizona operations. While Fisher ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Get ready for REACH seminar coming to London

    REACH is new European legislation about the Registration, Evaluation and Authorisation of Chemicals. The complex wide-ranging regulations will have a big impact on all companies that manufacture, import or use chemicals. The countdown has already started, with the first deadline for compliance under REACH due later this year. Do you know how REACH might affect you and your business? It is vital ...


    By REACHReady Ltd

  • Danbury Conn. reaches settlement for clean water violations

    The City of Danbury, Conn. will pay a $30,000 fine and perform a Supplemental Environmental Project (SEP) at a cost of approximately $48,000 to resolve federal Clean Water Act (CWA) violations related to the operation of its wastewater collection and conveyance system. The case stems from an inspection of the City’s Collection System in the spring of 2009. The inspection revealed many ...

  • ECHA announces first coordinated REACH Enforcement Project

    On April 30, 2009, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) announced the launch of a joint Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) enforcement project. National inspectors are checking pre-registrations, registrations, and, where applicable, the provisions for Safety Data Sheets (SDS). The Forum for Exchange of Information on Enforcement reviewed the start of the ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • UN Breakthrough on climate change reached in Bali

    187 countries meeting in Bali on Saturday agreed to launch negotiations towards a crucial and strengthened international climate change deal. The decision includes a clear agenda for the key issues to be negotiated up to 2009. These are: action for adapting to the negative consequences of climate change, such as droughts and floods; ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions; ways to widely deploy ...

  • UN disaster framework `in danger of not reaching goals`

    Earthquake risk in developing countries is predicted to rise significantly and so more effective mitigation strategies that combine scientific evidence with economic incentives are needed, according to a paper published today in Science. The rising risk is outpacing risk reduction efforts and the UN is unlikely to meet its goal ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • New EU states coping with REACh legislation

    Despite fears that new chemicals legislation might affect competitiveness among EU chemicals companies, new EU-funded research suggests that the majority of the industry will easily cope with the changes, including the EU's New Member States. The Registration, Evaluation and Authorization of Chemicals (REACh) legislation1 came into force in June 2007. Under REACh, manufacturers must register each ...

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