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  • 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

  • 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

  • New rules to improve safety and information at road works

    All road works will need to be clearly signed and meet strict rules on safety under plans published this week by UK Transport Minister Sadiq Khan. Utility firms already have to provide information at road works - including a contact telephone number and details of who is carrying out the works - as well as meeting high safety standards.  Today's proposals mean that councils carrying out ...


  • Workplace safety: OSHA seeks comments on VVP information collection procedures

    The US Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is requesting public comment on proposed information collection requirements for the Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP). Established in 1982 to promote cooperation among government, industry and labor in the area of employee protection, the VPP recognizes effective worksite-based safety and health management systems. Approval into VPP ...

  • CPSC Announces Launch of Consumer Product Safety Information Database

    On March 11, 2011, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced the availability of the SaferProducts.gov database mandated by Congress, as part of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act. CPSC encourages consumers to visit www.SaferProducts.gov to submit reports of harm or risks of harm, and to search for safety ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • IHS Acquires Two Environmental Health and Safety Information Companies

    Transactions Further Solidify IHS Leadership in the Global EHS and Sustainability Management Solutions Market ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), a leading global source of critical information and insight, today announced the acquisition of two leading environmental health and safety information companies, Atrion International Inc., and Syntex Management Systems Inc., for a ...


    By IHS

  • New website provides important Health & Safety information about PCBs in caulk

    Caulk can be found in virtually every home and building. The flexible material is used to seal gaps and joints in buildings to make them watertight or airtight. Unfortunately, PCBs were used as an additive in some caulks in the past due to their water and chemical resistance, durability and elasticity. PCB containing caulk was used in some buildings, including schools, primarily ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Services around the Safety Valve: Use our Engineering Handbook for detailed technical information about safety relief vales

    With our webservices we offer you comprehensive information and support around the safety relief valve – so does the LESER Engineering Handbook. This manual helps you to get a technical detailed understanding of the world of safety relief valves. Besides general topics such as ...


    By Leser GmbH & Co. KG

  • Managing Nuclear Information in the Cloud

    The burden of data management for the nuclear power industry is second only to that of managing nuclear material itself. For utilities operating nuclear power plants, deploying a centralized environmental management system to the “Cloud,” and housing all of their data in it, is offering unprecedented opportunities for better monitoring, aggregating and reporting of data. Aggregating ...


    By Locus Technologies

  • A Head for Safety

    Progressive Technical Services Ltd, one of the UK's most experienced and fastest growing industrial and environmental services company has invested in an emergency ID system that works by storing personal health information on the hard hats of all operational staff. Richard Kay, Managing Director said: “Each member of staff is given his or her own ICE – In Case of Emergency – ...

  • EPA Increases Access to Chemical Information

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has posted additional data and added new functions to ChemView, EPA’s publicly-accessible, one-stop online tool to find information for chemicals regulated under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). “In the absence of TSCA reform, EPA is moving ahead to improve access to chemical health and safety information, and increase the ...

  • WinLIMS Manages Business and Laboratory Information!

    QSI are now offering their WinLIMS Rental product as a business management tool as well as for the Laboratory. QSI’s Managing Director Clive Collier said “ To make sure that WinLIMS Rental would meet customer expectations, we obviously had to create an “out of the box” package whose functionality could handle the vast majority of user requirements without modification or the need for custom code. ...

  • Taking supplier information management seriously

    The recent research based on a poll by Trade Interchange shows a poor grasp of supplier information in the FM sector, but it is encouraging to see that almost 60% of those FM professionals polled plan to invest in improving supplier information management processes and systems over the next 18 months. The research highlights that the main fears of weak supplier information management are: risk to ...


    By Altius Vendor Assessment Ltd

  • CPSC Posts Draft Final Rule Regarding Publicly Available Consumer Product Safety Information Database

    The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) released an October 14, 2010, memorandum that includes its draft final rule concerning the publicly available, searchable database on the safety of consumer products, and other substances the CPSC regulates. The database is intended to provide a single point of access to reports of harm involving consumer products, manufacturer's comments on the ...


    By Acta Group

  • CPSC Posts Draft Final Rule Regarding Publicly Available Consumer Product Safety Information Database

    The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) released an October 14, 2010, memorandum that includes its draft final rule concerning the publicly available, searchable database on the safety of consumer products, and other substances the CPSC regulates. The database is intended to provide a single point of access to reports of harm involving consumer products, manufacturer's comments on the ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • CPSC will hold web conferences on the publicly available consumer product safety information database

    On January 7, 2011, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced that it will hold two live web conferences on the publicly available consumer product safety information database. During the first web conference, scheduled for January 11, 2011, CPSC will demonstrate key functions of the database, such as how a consumer will be able to use the new online reporting form to submit a ...


    By Acta Group

  • CPSC posts draft final rule regarding publicly available consumer product safety information database

    The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) released an October 14, 2010, memorandum that includes its draft final rule concerning the publicly available, searchable database on the safety of consumer products, and other substances the CPSC regulates. The database is intended to provide a single point of access to reports of harm involving consumer products, manufacturer's comments on the ...


    By Acta Group

  • EPA seeks more information from natural gas drilling operations to ensure safety of wastewater disposal

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today directed six natural gas drillers to disclose how and where the companies dispose of or recycle drilling process water in the region. EPA continues to work with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP) to ensure that natural gas production takes place safely and responsibly. These actions are among the ongoing steps EPA is ...

  • CH2M HILL and Enviance partner to deliver real-time environmental, health & safety information management solutions

    Enviance, the leading provider of Internet-based, on-demand systems for the management and automation of environmental, health, and safety (EHS) compliance activities and greenhouse gas (GHG) tracking and emissions reduction,  and CH2M HILL, a global full-service engineering, procurement, construction, and operations firm, have entered into a formal partnership to provide CH2M HILL and many ...


    By CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.

  • The Acta Group, L.L.C. -- CPSC announces launch of consumer product safety information database

    On March 11, 2011, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced the availability of the SaferProducts.gov database mandated by Congress, as part of the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act. CPSC encourages consumers to visit www.SaferProducts.gov to submit reports of harm or risks of harm, and to search for safety information on products they own or ...


    By Acta Group

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