right-to-know label News

  • GMO: Your Right To Know

    SOURCE: Sea Change Radio DESCRIPTION:Like it or not, genetically engineered foods make up a significant portion of our nation’s food supply. Approximately ninety-three percent of all U.S. soy and canola and eighty-six percent of our corn are genetically modified. There are informed positions on both ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Scienceware® right-to-know 4-color bottles make identifying hazards easier and improve safety

    It is no secret that consistent safety efforts can reduce accidents, and having properly labeled supplies is a must. Manufacturers spend countless dollars on labeling to insure against accidental misuse. But, what happens if those substances are transferred to other containers? The United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) mandates that in the workplace, each container of ...


    By Bel-Art Products

  • StainerbondzTM printable labels - permanent labelling for microscope slides

    Reliable traceability is critical for clinical and research samples. Stainerbondz labels provide crisp, clear, long-term sample identification. They show superb resistance to chemicals from Acetone to Xylene and will endure a wide variety of laboratory staining protocols, even the rigours of deparraffinisation.  Stainerbondz are unaffected by temperature extremes from -80ºC to 130ºC. Label ...


    By Brady Corporation

  • Vast Majority of U.S. Households Know About Energy Star Label

    National Survey Shows Consumers Influenced by Energy Efficiency Washington, D.C. -  Public awareness of EPA's Energy Star label has jumped to 68 percent of U.S. households, according to a recent nationwide survey released today. In many major markets where local utilities and other organizations use Energy Star to promote energy efficiency to their customers, public awareness of ...

  • EPA finalizes E15 pump labeling requirements/new labels will help consumers find the right fuel for their vehicles

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued fuel pump labeling and other requirements for gasoline blends containing more than 10 and up to 15 percent ethanol, known as E15. These requirements will help ensure that E15 is properly labeled and used once it enters the market. The new orange and black label must appear on fuel pumps that dispense E15. This label will help inform consumers ...

  • Why The Carbon Reduction Label For Wine?

    If you’ve continued to read past that title you are more than likely already familiar with terms such as: “climate change”, “carbon economy”, “global warming”, “carbon accounting”, “carbon neutrality”. I’m going to assume you have a passable understanding of the subject, issues and principles because I’m not going to ...


    By Aura Sustainability

  • French bank unveils sustainability labels

    Caisse d'Epargne has launched a labelling system to rate financial products, based on their financial risk and sustainability. The French bank has been applying the labels to its savings products since the beginning of June, and has made the methodology freely available for other institutions to adopt. Caisse d'Epargne plans to extend labelling to insurance and loan products by the end of 2008. ...

  • GHS-Compliant One-Pass Color Drum Label Printer Announced: High-speed, Continuous, Laser Label Printing for Chemical Drum Labels

    Neuralog announces the NeuraLabel Printer, the first fully automated continuous color laser label printer that meets all GHS (Globally Harmonized System) and DOT (Department of Transportation) transportation, requirements and includes one-pass, 4-color printing technology. Labels are printed on-demand from your Windows ...


    By PRWeb

  • Have you made the switch to GHS labelling?

    You will probably already know that the regulations on labelling hazardous products changed on 1st June 2015 in the UK. The move from aims to bring us closer to a standard global system, so that hazards are easily identified on products from around the world. Have you made the switch yet? In the change the old ...


    By Camlab Limited

  • Credible and Commercial: the success factors of eco-labeling

    Eco-labelling schemes are on the rise – customers and environmental experts alike are confused with the booming “industry”. The difference between the two groups is that the customers’ decision for or against a label is the fateful one: it decides the ultimate success or failure of the label. At the same time the judgment of an environmental expert – the one ...


    By thinkstep

  • Don`t Fade Away! - Durable Scientific Labelling

    Laboratory and biological samples often have to be stored for very long periods, for legal reasons, for archiving, for GLP compliance or simply to preserve them for future use. Brady’s guaranteed labelling technology protects against the potential disaster of being unable to identify a sample after protracted storage. ...


    By Brady Corporation

  • Revolutionary intelligent label printer for GLP/HTA applications

    Brady IP™ Series Printer System is a revolutionary new thermal transfer printing system that safeguards against illegible or impermanent labelling due to an incorrect combination of label material and ink. It will have real benefits in any multi-disciplinary laboratory or medical application that requires positive sample identification and traceability, and where a variety of procedures is in ...


    By Brady Corporation

  • Florida cattle ranchers seek locally grown label

    Under the "Fresh From Florida" marketing campaign offered by the state's agriculture officials to stores and consumers, people are encouraged to buy things that are grown and raised in the Sunshine State. Alligator, tomatoes and, of course, oranges are on the list. One thing isn't highlighted: Florida beef. That's because, unlike many other states, it's nearly impossible to buy beef that's been ...


    By Associated Press

  • Tyres to get energy, noise and safety label

    Tyre and vehicle retailers will have to provide customers with detailed information on the energy efficiency, safety and noise performance of tyres following a vote in the European Parliament’s industry committee on 31 March. Transport and Environment (T&E), the sustainable transport campaign group and the European Environmental Bureau (EEB) welcomed the agreement, which goes further than a ...

  • EU requires magnetic toys to carry a warning label

    Toys containing magnets look set to carry a mandatory warning label across the EU, under a Commission proposal approved by Member States in the General Product Safety Directive (GPSD) Committee yesterday. The proposal for a draft Commission decision will cover all 'magnetic toys' - toys that contain or consist of loose or detachable magnets, or magnetic components of such size and shape that they ...


    By European Commission

  • Campaign to shine a light on new energy labelling

    From 20 June consumers will see a new energy saving rating label when buying TVs, washing machines, dishwashers and fridge freezers to help make the right choice on what product is best for the environment. And to raise awareness of the new rating system Environment Secretary Caroline Spelman has launched a campaign to help consumers choose the most efficient product which will save them ...

  • EPA unveils next generation of fuel economy labels

    New fuel economy labels unveiled by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today at the Mid-Atlantic AAA Office in Wilmington, Del. will provide shoppers of model year 2013 cars and trucks with comprehensive fuel efficiency information. “The new labels will help consumers be smart buyers who know which cars will save them money and leave the smallest footprint on the environment,” ...

  • Carbon Trust to design eco-labelling scheme for Mexico

    The Carbon Trust has been selected to develop an environmental labelling scheme for products and services in Mexico. The Carbon Trust has been selected to develop an environmental labelling scheme for products and services in Mexico. The scheme will be designed to promote sustainable purchasing and procurement for consumers, companies and the public sector. The objective of this ...


    By Carbon Trust

  • Improved Environmental Transparency is Key to Green Purchasing and Labeling

    SCS Global Services Presents Updated LCA Details at Key Conferences SOURCE: SCS Global Services DESCRIPTION:EMERYVILLE, Calif., Sept. 27, 2012 / 3BL Media / PRNewswire/ -- Advanced methods for evaluating the cradle-to-grave environmental performance of products were presented by  ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Why we need carbon footprinting and labelling

    Viewpoint from Darran Messem, Managing Director, Carbon Trust Certification As the world’s expert in carbon footprinting, and the first company to create a carbon label for use on products, we are passionate about why companies and consumers should embrace carbon footprinting and labelling. Why? It all comes down to creating change. For the world to move itself off carbon and meet ...


    By Carbon Trust

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