Category: SDS Management

5 “Gotchas” in SDS Compliance

Oct 2013

Author: Compliance Specialist

Categories: Chemical Management, HazCom Compliance, SDS Management

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All SDS service providers are alike, right? Wrong. As we are sometimes reminded us, cheap can be expensive if the solution you buy does not provide the level of service or functionality that your business needs.

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How Valuable is Immediate Hazard Info in an Emergency: Utilizing QR Codes

May 2013

Author: Compliance Specialist

Categories: Product Development, SDS Management

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This sheet provides information about the placement and volatility of materials in the vehicle. This is similar to a safety data sheet, in that both identify and convey hazards. In an emergency this would most likely be first responders.

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Highlight Feature: Regulatory Threshold Worksheets

Apr 2013

Author: Compliance Specialist

Categories: HazCom Compliance, Product Development, SDS Management

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In the most basic description, the Regulatory Threshold Worksheets compare material quantities recorded within SiteHawk to be compared against reporting threshold levels for reporting of various regulations. It sounds simple enough, but it is also one of the most talked about and powerful new features in SiteHawk Professional. It acts like a regulatory checks and…

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Common Mistakes When Authoring SDSs and GHS Compliance

Mar 2013

Author: kmcgee

Categories: GHS Solutions, HazCom Compliance, SDS Authoring, SDS Management

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Although OSHA has not (at this time) published any guidance documents for field auditors regarding updated SDSs it is easy to say that an outdated SDS will stand out like a sore thumb. As you look to update SDSs for your products here are some of the most common mistakes and misconceptions regarding authoring an updated SDS for your consideration:

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The Next Generation of SiteHawk is Here: New SiteHawk Functionality

Mar 2013

Author: Compliance Specialist

Categories: GHS Solutions, Product Development, SDS Management

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New SDS Management platform boosts user simplicity, searching capabilities, and GHS compliance functions for U.S. and global companies alike.

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SiteHawk Marks Record Year for Customer Growth and Product Innovation

Jan 2013

Author: Compliance Specialist

Categories: Product Development, SDS Management

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We made several feature enhancements in 2012 across our SDS Management and SDS Authoring software platforms. Several new features such as SiteHawk QRy and MAPS (Material Analysis Profiling System) earned the attention and praise of SiteHawk customers and industry experts. SiteHawk QRy allows users to create a SiteHawk-generated QR code for any material in a customer’s SDS notebook for instant retrieval and display of an SDS on a mobile device. MAPS, a comprehensive chemical profiling system gives users the ability to unlock important chemical data from products, materials, and production processes with advanced insight into materials or substances that may trigger a regulatory issue or raise customer concerns.

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“It’s all about the Data Baby!” – The DRIVE behind SDS Management (Indexing )

Dec 2012

Author: jedwards

Categories: Chemical Management, SDS Management

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Electronic Safety Data Sheet management systems work exactly in the same manner. Data, or what is commonly known as “indexing”, is needed for search and reporting engines to work.

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Katie’s Corner: SDS Authoring Tip – What are relevant ingredients?

Dec 2012

Author: kmcgee

Categories: Chemical Management, SDS Authoring, SDS Management

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The concept of Relevant ingredients are only applicable to the following hazards: Acute toxicity, Skin Corrosion/Irritation, Eye Damage/Irritation and Aquatic toxicity.

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Problem Solving: How We Are Here to Help with SiteHawk Customer Support

Nov 2012

Author: Compliance Specialist

Categories: General Information, Product Development, SDS Management

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We took the opportunity to not only update our help files, but we also took the time to re-vamp our entire support site

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SDS Simplified Search: Searching for the SDS is the Most Difficult Issue Employees Have!

Nov 2012

Author: Compliance Specialist

Categories: HazCom Compliance, Product Development, SDS Management

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I love telling our customers that you can “Never Search Again” and have immediate, one click access to the exact, most current SDS (for you old schoolers– MSDS) available.

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