safety data sheet News

  • ECHA publishes an illustrative example of exposure scenarios for communication in the supply chain

    The Agency has published an illustrative example of exposure scenarios for a hypothetical hazardous substance to be annexed to a safety data sheet. The main objective of the publication is to promote ways of efficiently communicating on the safe use of chemicals down the supply chain. The new publication is organised in three parts. In part one, there is an overview of the format for the ESs to ...

  • Notify ECHA of your uses covered by a REACH authorisation

    If you are a downstream user of a substance of very high concern on the Authorisation List (REACH Annex XIV) under an authorisation held by an actor up your supply chain, you have to notify your use to ECHA under Article 66 of REACH. The obligation to notify applies after the authorisation decision has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union. You have to notify ...

  • Maintain REACh full compliance of your SDS with EuSHEET PLUS

    By including all required subparagraphs in your Safety Data Sheet, the latest upgrade of SELERANT’s EuSHEET PLUS software solution provides full compliance with EU Commission Regulation No 453/2010 of 20 May 2010 and amending Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH). ...


    By Selerant srl

  • The Wercs announces 6.0 release, providing users with web-based hazardous communication solution

    The Wercs, Ltd., the global leader in (M)SDS (Material Safety Data Sheet or Safety Data Sheet) authoring software, announced the release of WERCS 6.0. This release offers a web-based application that will set the standard for hazardous communication software. The transition from Visual Basic to a .Net environment will streamline the installation process and simplify the IT architecture allowing ...


    By UL - The WERCS

  • Global Regulatory Compliance Seminars

    NCEC are presenting at Global Regulatory Compliance seminars this autumn. Please follow this link www.cvent.com/d/qcqzgb/1Q for more information. The seminars are hosted by our partners The Wercs and focus on the latest regulatory compliance topics impacting all global manufacturers, distributors, consumers and users of chemicals today. NCEC are presenting at ...

  • Safety Information Documents (SID) on-line

    Environmental Science Limited (ESL) announces a new low-cost service to enable firms to place their own Safety Data Sheets, COSHH Assessments and WASP Sheets on-line. As part of this new Safety Information Documents (SID) service, all Safety Data Sheets either in CHIP or GHS are obtained from the suppliers, searched and checked by ESL. Completing a one-page questionnaire for each ...


    By Environmental Science Ltd

  • Don`t know where to start with COSHH compliance? The new COSHH Guide from NCEC is now available online

    NCEC has expanded the 'Get Compliant' section of its website to include a quick guide to COSHH (Control Of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations 2002 (as amended). As well as quick guides to safety data sheet compliance, marketing and supply of chemicals, transport of chemicals and chemicals in the workplace, the new COSHH guide is designed to help you on the road to compliance. ...

  • Automated MSDS distribution

    MSDS authors, corporate toxicologists, industrial hygienists, and environmental health and safety professionals, take heed: According to OSHA estimates, nearly 1 million Material Safety Data Sheets will have to be re-authored or updated once the new provisions of the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) take effect in the United States. Specifically, according to OSHA research1, the baseline facts of ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • 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

  • 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 ...

  • What`s the buzz about GHS??? A WASP will tell you......

    About GHSAs we all know, the Globally Harmonised System for the Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) came into force within the UK during 2008. One year of the transition period has passed. The task of changing over will be monumental. Environmental Science Ltd. is already assisting international corporations in creating MSDS which are compliant with both GHS and CLP. Additionally ...


    By Environmental Science Ltd

  • SiteHawk Releases New Translations Manager in MSDS Engineer

    SiteHawk, the leading provider of MSDS management and MSDS authoring solutions, announced today the release of the latest version of SiteHawk MSDS Engineer, which now includes integrated translations management. The Translations Manager module enables material safety data sheet authors to auto-translate their documents at the touch of a button. The SiteHawk core phrase library includes ...


    By SiteHawk

  • Work safely with chemicals, work with NCEC

    This year sees the introduction of the 2009 editions of RID/ADR/ADN and the ICAO technical instructions which make significant changes to the regulations and exemptions regarding the transport of Lithium batteries and Lithium batteries contained in, or packed with, equipment.  Read on to see how NCEC can help. We are pleased to announce that our second Hazmat Event was once again a sell-out ...

  • OSHA provides guidance to OSHA compliance officers for enforcing the revised Hazard Communication standard

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration today issued instructions to compliance safety and health officers on how to ensure consistent enforcement of the revised Hazard Communication standard*. OSHA revised the Hazard Communication standard in March 2012 to align with the United Nations Globally Harmonized System of Classification ...

  • 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

  • OSHA publishes final rule to the federal register

    OSHA’s final ruling on the Hazard Communication Standard (1910.1200) in alliance with the UN’s Globally Harmonized Communication System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS), was published in the Federal Register March 26, 2012, and will take effect in 60 days. The new standard is expected to significantly improve health and safety for nearly 45 million workers, who ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • GHS OSHA`s hazard communication standard is here final action August 2011

    Abstract: OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) requires chemical manufacturers and importers to evaluate the hazards of the chemicals they produce or import, and prepare labels and material safety data sheets to convey the hazards and associated protective measures to users of the chemicals. All employers with hazardous chemicals in their workplaces are required to have a hazard ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • New Virtual Advisor for Shimadzu TOC-L analyzers offers 24-hour interactive support

    Shimadzu Scientific Instruments now offers a Virtual Advisor for its TOC-L analyzers. Accessible online, the TOC-L Virtual Advisor provides users with 24-hour technical and maintenance support free of charge. TOC-L customers can create and store their system configurations and then use the TOC-L Virtual Advisor to find maintenance procedures designed specifically for their TOC system. Users will ...

  • 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

  • OSHA Mandates GHS Training before December 1, 2013

    Whether in the laboratory, performing maintenance or treating water, workers within the water and wastewater treatment industries work with chemicals daily and they are not unique in that regard. In an effort to improve workplace safety, the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) has mandated that all ...

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