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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

  • New document addresses shipbreaking worker safety

    Shipbreaking workers are exposed to asbestos, falls, electric shock and fires when removing gear and equipment from outdated ships and breaking down these vessels for recycling. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration's Safe Work Practices in Shipbreaking document offers ways to help protect workers from injury and death and outlines employers' obligations for providing safe work ...

  • OSHA document describes silica control

    Controlling Silica Exposures in Construction, a guidance document recently published by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration addresses the control of worker exposure to dust containing crystalline silica, known to cause the lung disease silicosis. The publication, intended to assist employers in providing a safe and healthful workplace, includes methods for controlling silica such as ...

  • ECHA publishes new guidance documents

    The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) announced the availability of three new Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) program guidance documents. Requirement for Substances in Articlesand Registration Data and Dossier Handling are ECHA’s first two Guidance in a Nutshell publications, which is a new series of shortened versions of REACH guidance documents. The ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Intelex Delivers Enhanced Document Control Solution

    Intelex Technologies, a leading global provider of Environmental, Health & Safety and Quality management software, announces the latest version of Document Control. With this release comes great new features including a more intuitive user interface, streamlined document life cycle management capabilities, smart search complete with document and meta-tag search suggestions, and ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • 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 Markit

  • New Documents Shed Light on Nanomaterials & Exposure Risks

    Nanoparticles and nanotechnology have emerged as a rapidly growing component of modern industry and medical research. Nanomaterials come in a wide variety of compositions and shapes which make them useful in everything from consumer and medical products to energy production and aerospace. Nanoparticles are purposely designed to be extremely small, a nanometer is one billionth of a ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Practice Greenhealth Releases Greening the OR™ Guidance Documents

    Practice Greenhealth, the nation’s leading membership and networking organization for institutions in healthcare that have made a commitment to sustainable, eco-friendly practices, has released the first of a series of Greening the OR™ Best Practices Guidance Documents, now available on-line at: ...


    By Practice Greenhealth

  • 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

  • OSHA requests comments on guidance document that addresses whistleblower retaliation

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is seeking comments on a draft document intended to help employers develop a program to protect employees from retaliation when they raise concerns about workplace conditions or activities that could harm workers or members of the public. Protecting Whistleblowers: Recommended ...

  • New MSDS authoring tool provides GHS compliant documents

    SiteHawk announces the release of SiteHawk (M)SDS Engineer 2.0, which delivers enhanced tools to assist in authoring GHS compliant Safety Data Sheets (SDSs). As countries and agencies around the world adopt the Globally Harmonized System (GHS), re-authoring of documents to meet the GHS requirements has become a necessity. SiteHawk (M)SDS Engineer 2.0 comes preloaded with standard GHS phrases, ...


    By SiteHawk

  • Just Released - New California Guidance Document for Leaking Underground Fuel Tanks

    Last month, the California State Water Resources Control Board released the “Leaking Underground Fuel Tank Guidance Manual.”  This important document, known as the CA LUFT Manual, is the latest version of a document originally released over 20 years ago called the “1989 LUFT Field Manual.”  It has been highly anticipated by companies who own and operate ...


    By Clark Seif Clark Inc.

  • Elsevier MDL launches fully automated OHS document distribution service

    Nashville, TN and San Ramon, CA-March 14, 2006-Elsevier MDL's OHS unit, one of the world's leading authorities of independently researched material safety data sheet (MSDS) authoring, distribution and database services and products, has launched a fully-automated Document Distribution Service capable of meeting international regulatory requirements. It provides distribution services to both ...


  • ISO document to increase confidence in certification of ship recycling management systems

    A newly published ISO publicly available specification (PAS) for bodies providing audit and certification of ship recycling management will help to increase the safety of workers and protection of the environment by providing requirements for independent recognition of good practice. ISO/PAS 30003:2008, Ships and marine technology – Ship recycling management systems – Requirements for bodies ...

  • OSHA Releases a New IAQ Document for Commercial and Institutional Buildings

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) just released “Indoor Air Quality in Commercial and Institutional Buildings”.  The booklet offers practical guidance for IAQ issues that are important for building owners and operators as well as industrial hygienists and IAQ professionals. According to the OSHA document, “Indoor air quality (IAQ) is a major concern ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Eastman Tritan copolyester sets a new benchmark for security critical documents

    ID cards, driver’s licenses, health-care cards and other security-critical documents are high-tech products nowadays. They must be secured against forgery and protected from data theft. The German Folienwerk Wolfen manufactures high-performance foils from Eastman Tritan™ ...


    By Eastman Chemical Company

  • Secure Document Shredding Industry Embraces New Equipment at Phoenix Conference

    NAID conference showcases new, right sized equipment for Mobile Document Shredding Industry with the launch of new mid sized shredding vehicles. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) June 3, 2006 – After years of mobile equipment getting bigger, faster and more expensive, attendees of the NAID Conference in Phoenix were introduced to fresh thinking and true innovation May 14th, 15th and 16th. Axo Shredders ...


    By AXO Shredders Ltd

  • NEW BNA E-MAIL CASE UPDATES DELIVER VITAL INFORMATION ON ENVIRONMENT AND SAFETY RULINGS NATIONWIDE

    Untitled Document WASHINGTON, D.C., September 1, 2004 - BNA, Inc. announces a new service available with BNA's Environment & Safety Library on the Web. News updates on recent federal and state ...


    By Bloomberg BNA

  • EMS 4.0 – all your information in one place

    The EMS 4.0 Quick Start home page gives you one-click access to your most important activities, all in one place. It presents a big-picture view of how everything fits together, with arrows to guide you from one task to the next. The EMS 4.0 Quick Start consolidates key activities in one place. It also lets you see activities separated by business function, and segregates those ...


    By Chemical Safety Software

  • Micromat 2000 shreds confidential information beyond recognition

    To destroy confidential documents, Russell Richardson, a leading UK company in the field of secure document management, operates a Lindner Micromat 2000 single-shaft shredder, which complies with the requirements of DIN 66399-2 to security stage 5 for document shredding. Because it has higher efficiency than all the company‘s previously used smaller shredders put together, Russell ...


    By Lindner-Recyclingtech GmbH

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