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  • Portable Workplace Detector for Trace Toxic Chemicals

    ENMET's new mGC (mini Gas Chromatograph) chemical specific portable instrument is designed to detect threat chemicals below the OSHA permissible exposure limits in the industrial workplace for worker safety. This handheld monitor improves information collected from traditional multi-gas survey instruments by providing details about the chemical composition of the sample. It ...


    By ENMET, LLC

  • Satellite data improve aviation safety

    Thousands of planes are grounded across Europe due to the spread of volcanic ash following the recent eruption under Iceland's Eyjafjallajoekull glacier. Volcanic eruptions eject large amounts of ash and trace gases such as sulphur dioxide into the atmosphere, often reaching the altitudes of scheduled flights. When flying through a volcanic ash cloud, ash particles enter the jet engines which can ...


    By European Space Agency (ESA)

  • Safety Data Sheets Software: Suite HazEX

    Solutions (Software Safety Data Sheets) related to Safety, Health and Environmental Protection (EHS). Selerant EHS products are dedicated to chemical companies that trading in substances and dangerous mixtures, allowing to create Safety Data Sheest complying to the National specific legislation according to the different GSH versions implemented in world. Besides, EuSheet gives the ...


    By Selerant srl

  • Job Safety Analysis and Safety Alerts

    When you're working on the field, always remember to apply best practices and job safety analysis (JSA) to ensure a safe workplace. Below are insights into the JSA process, and how it helps manage occupational incidents. ...


    By EHS Insight

  • Data-Driven Insights Position USG as Leader in Global Health and Safety Performance

    Since engaging ProcessMAP Corporation, the leading provider of cloud-based enterprise software for Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) solutions, to standardize and streamline its global health and safety processes, USG Corporation (NYSE: USG) has improved its safety performance, earning industry awards and setting records. USG, a $3.2 billion ...


    By ProcessMAP Corporation

  • 3E Company updates EHS Safety data sheet software

    3E Company has released MSDgen 6.52, the latest version of its safety data sheet (SDS) authoring system. The company, which supplies EH&S and information management services, says the new version has improvements to better integrate with the SAP EHS Management system, and added features, including support for Uruguay’s GHS regulation. The changes make more efficient the transfer of ...


    By 3E Company

  • ECHA and stakeholders set out actions to improve chemical safety reports and safety data sheets

    ECHA publishes today a roadmap towards enhancing the quality of information communicated in the exposure scenarios included in the REACH chemical safety reports and in the extended safety data sheets. These documents hold essential information on the safe use of chemical substances and mixtures for downstream users, authorities and REACH registrants alike. The roadmap is a collaborative effort of ...

  • Free Safety Webinar on Thursday

    Please join us for a free safety webinar this Thursday Todd Grover, Global Senior Manager for Applied Safety Solutions at The Master Lock Company, will be hosting a free safety webinar this Thursday, May 12. This webinar, Highlights of the New ...


    By Master Lock Lockout Tagout

  • Safety of PCB handling confirmed

    Wenck Associates, USA, has completed an extensive polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) study at WM's Kettleman Hills Facility, which found that PCBs treated, stored and disposed at the facility do not have an adverse impact on human health or the environment. The study focused on measuring twelve PCB congeners identified by the World Health Organization as having dioxin-like properties. Soil, air and ...

  • Global harmonization -- a catalyst for safety

    The majority of employers in the United States would not argue the point that the Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) has cost their company an incredible amount of time, money, and grief since its inception. Though it is a great concept, I question whether the HCS, even after more than 20 years in existence, has produced more than a few positive results in the eyes of most employers and ...

  • NIOSH Requests Data on CNTs

    Yesterday the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) published a Federal Register notice announcing that it “intends to evaluate the scientific data on carbon nanotubes (CNTs) and develop appropriate communication documents, such as an Alert and/or Current Intelligence Bulletin [CIB], which will convey the potential health risks and recommend measures for the safe handling ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Health and Safety Regulations in the Netherlands

    Due to EU regulations established in 1994, each country part of the union is required to incorporate laws that allows a national authority to oversee health and safety for its workers. It is mandatory for this authority or institution to consider the point of view of social partners in order to come to national ...


    By EHS Insight

  • EU- ECHA Forum plans a project on extended safety data sheets, exposure scenarios, risk management measures and operational conditions

    The Forum for Exchange of Information on Enforcement will prepare and execute a fifth coordinated enforcement project (REF-5) focusing on obligations related to extended safety data sheets (e-SDSs), exposure scenarios, risk management measures and operational conditions. Previous enforcement experience indicated that SDSs were often non-compliant. Therefore, the Forum considers it important to ...

  • Intelex EverSync Revolutionizes Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) for Offline & Mobile Data Management

    Intelex Technologies, a leader in environmental, health, safety and quality (EHSQ) management software, recently announced the launch of their new offline mobile applicationIntelex EverSync, designed to provide users with online, offline and on-the-go access to the Intelex system for continuous EHSQ management. “Intelex is ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • How to manage Safety Data Sheets and Labels to make your products compliant with the global standards?

    Selerant presents its solutions in a series of Webinar events dedicated to the management of various regulations: UN GHS, GHS China, GHS USA - HazCom, CLP, GHS ... Selerant develops solutions for the management and creation of SDS and Labels in accordance with the Regulations in force. Selerant supports its customers through a team of experienced technicians and regulatory experts present in our ...


    By Selerant srl

  • 3E Company Announces Internationalization of Award-Winning Material Safety Data Sheet Management System

    3E Online®-MSDS 5.1 and Global MSDS Attachments Module available to satisfy the requirements of the international marketplace Wednesday, August 23, 2006 — 3E Company®, the leading provider of Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) compliance and information management services, today announced the availability of 3E Online-MSDS 5.1, an internationalized version of 3E Online-MSDS, 3E ...


    By 3E Company

  • 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.

  • MSDS Authoring for GHS Compliance: Chemical Manufacturers Urged to Start Updating Safety Data Sheets

    MSDSonline, a leading developer of on-demand (SaaS) EH&S compliance management solutions, is issuing a recommendation to all hazardous chemical manufacturers, importers and distributors to begin MSDS authoring activities for GHS compliance. The recommendation is based upon OSHA’s plan to revise the Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) ...


    By PRWeb

  • Hydraulic Fracturing Data Management

    A proposed new ASTM International data management and reporting standard for shale oil and gas operations, including hydraulic fracturing, is under development. ASTM WK42803, Practice for Data Management and Reporting Associated with Shale Oil and Gas Hydraulic Fracturing Operations, is under the jurisdiction of Subcommittee D18.26 on Hydraulic ...


    By ASTM International

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