13 04, 2018

WHMIS Update – New Rules for Section 3

By |April 13th, 2018|Chemical Management, Chemical Regulation, GHS, MSDS to SDS Conversion, WHMIS 2015|0 Comments

Canada continues to hammer out the details of its GHS regulation. As part of this process, Canada has released a new WHMIS update.Under the previous revision, manufacturers were required to display the exact percent concentration [...]

19 06, 2017

WHMIS 2015 Enforcement Deadlines Delayed

By |June 19th, 2017|Chemical Regulation, GHS, GHS Regulations, HazCom, MSDS to SDS Conversion, SDS software, WHMIS 2015|0 Comments

On May 19th, Health Canada announced that they would be extending Phase 1 of the WHMIS 2015 transition. Under the new transition timetable, manufacturers and importers (including many US firms) will have until June 1st, [...]

4 11, 2016

October Regulatory Roundup

By |November 4th, 2016|Chemical Regulation, EPA, Industry News, OSHA, Workplace safety|0 Comments

October turned out to be a fairly busy month for EH&S regulation. The last month saw a variety of major and minor rules changes and announcements that will effect industry for years to come. You [...]

30 09, 2016

What Does the New TSCA Bill Mean For You?

By |September 30th, 2016|Chemical Management, Chemical Regulation, EPA|0 Comments

By The original uploader was Alexvye at English Wikipedia [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], via Wikimedia Commons The dust has finally settled after the June 22nd passage of the landmark Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety [...]

14 09, 2016

EPA Proposes Fee Structure for eManifest System

By |September 14th, 2016|Chemical Regulation, EPA, Waste Management|0 Comments

In late June, the EPA proposed a fee structure for their yet-to-be-implemented eManifest system. The proposal represents another step towards putting the 2012 eManifest law into effect. The proposed rule lays out a fee structure [...]