Category: SDS Management

Free Interactive SDS Tool

Oct 2018

Author: Katie McGee

Categories: Best Practices, SDS Management

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A few months ago, the Dutch Labour Inspectorate released an interactive SDS tool to help users check SDS information and send feedback to the appropriate supplier. Although the tool is geared towards EU regulations (REACH and CLP), it is still an excellent resource for anyone who handles/receives SDSs. The tool walks users through a series…

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Simple EHS Quiz Card Program that Created Real EHS Culture Change

Jul 2018

Author: Matt Adams

Categories: Best Practices, Chemical Management, Continuous Improvement, General Information, SDS Management

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Enhancing the EHS culture of your business and achieving sufficient company-wide buy-in can be a challenge. With EHS teams that are often stretched thin, it can be tough to go above and beyond critical EHS tasks. If you find yourself in this situation, relatively small EHS programs can often engage a wide range of employees…

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Understanding the Three Types of Data Needed for Regulatory Compliance

May 2018

Author: Katie McGee

Categories: Chemical Management, SDS Management

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In addition to keeping employees safe, regulatory compliance is a critical concern for companies and their EHS staff. EHS compliance requires data. The term data is discussed at length, especially in the EHS landscape, but it can have many different connotations. Data to support regulatory compliance generally falls into three categories. Come along as we…

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SiteHawk Analytics – Transforming Data into Action

Apr 2018

Author: Chris Barfield

Categories: Chemical Management, Product Development, SDS Management

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On April 30, 2018, SiteHawk releases the latest version of SiteHawk Communicator, the leading global solution for chemical data management. SiteHawk Communicator 8.16 includes a new robust tool, SiteHawk Analytics, that provides a deeper look into your organization and provides useful operational insights via chemical data reporting. Organizations are flourishing with data, but the challenge…

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Material Properties Search – Identify Materials Across Your Facility that Share Common Material Properties

Apr 2018

Author: Laura Patrick

Categories: Chemical Management, SDS Management

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Every day, workplace employees are exposed to risk through their interactions with chemicals. Whether handling a chemical directly in a laboratory setting or air exposure in a manufacturing process, workers encounter potential hazards often. As a Health & Safety Officer, how can you quickly find out which chemicals in your facility are carcinogenic or toxic…

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SiteHawk Communicator Enhances Data Consolidation Functionalities

Jan 2018

Author: Chris Barfield

Categories: General Information, GHS Solutions, HazCom Compliance, Product Development, SDS Management

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Today, January 21, 2018, SiteHawk has enhanced SiteHawk Communicator, the leading global solution for chemical data management with a number of new features and improvements. New features include an innovative functionality which enables users to consolidate materials within SDS Notebooks making SDS search more accurate and less time consuming. Harmonize Your SDS Notebooks, Simplify SDS Search…

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Alberta Updates OHS Safety Bulletin on WHMIS 1988 to WHMIS 2015 Transition

Dec 2017

Author: Katie McGee

Categories: Canada GHS, Regulatory News, SDS Management, WHMIS, WHMIS 2015

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The updated bulletin, although only 3 pages, contains some great information on the changes to the OHS code and the transition for employers. Here are just some of the highlights from the updated bulletin. The OHS code part 29 will change to match Federal legislation. Three transition options for employers are outlined bringing some clarification…

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Full Formula – SiteHawk Adds Support for Ingredient-Level Data in SDS Management Solution

Oct 2017

Author: Chris Barfield

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

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On October 1, 2017, SiteHawk released the latest version of SiteHawk Communicator, the leading global solution for chemical data management. SiteHawk Communicator 8.10 includes new functionalities to regulate comprehensive full formula ingredient data within SiteHawk and provide tools to ensure workplaces have access to the chemical data necessary to maintain compliance and promote safety. View,…

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SiteHawk Forges Enablon Partnership

Sep 2017

Author: Erika Scrimpshire

Categories: Chemical Management, GHS Solutions, SDS Management

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Recently, SiteHawk embarked on a new strategic alliance with industry-leading Emergency Management Information System (EMIS) provider Enablon. The Enablon partnership delivers a comprehensive EHS data management solution to facilities and corporations across the globe. Enablon is the leading provider of sustainability, EHS and operational risk management software. Marrying SiteHawk and Enablon’s expertise results in robust, comprehensive…

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Six Steps to SDS Success

Sep 2017

Author: Erika Scrimpshire

Categories: General Information, HazCom Compliance, OSHA Compliance, SDS Management

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Guest blogger Duncan Scrimpshire reflects on over 30 years of industry experience to provide insight in to the practical application of SDS documents in the workplace. Keeping workplaces safe and compliant is not an easy task. I remember the days when my office was filled with mounds of MSDS Notebooks and I spent hours doing research…

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