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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 [...]

17 02, 2017

GHS in the US and Canada: What are the Differences?

By |February 17th, 2017|GHS, GHS Regulations, OSHA, WHMIS 2015|2 Comments

Canada and the US share the world’s longest border, and are each others largest trading partners. The countries share a language and a common law. In recent years, both countries have implemented GHS standards. Despite [...]

25 08, 2016

EPCRA Revised to Match GHS

By |August 25th, 2016|Chemical Management, EPA, GHS|0 Comments

By Spapa003 (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons Last month, the EPA issued several revisions to the Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA). The revisions are meant to bring [...]

15 08, 2016

Keeping Up With GHS Training Standards

By |August 15th, 2016|GHS, Safety, Safety Training|0 Comments

With the final GHS compliance deadline nearly two months old, OSHA expects every company to be in perfect compliance with the new standard. With the recent civil fines hike, non-compliance will be more costly than [...]

22 06, 2016

Survey Says Half of US Companies Out of Compliance

By |June 22nd, 2016|GHS, Industry News, OSHA Violations, Workplace safety|0 Comments

A recent survey of EH&S professionals found that nearly half of them didn’t think their companies were meeting GHS compliance standards. This news comes almost a month after the final deadline for full GHS compliance, [...]