Tag: SDS Management

How Big is Your GHS Compliance Gap: GHS Audit Report

Mar 2013

Author: Compliance Specialist

Categories: GHS Solutions

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HazCom 2012 requires companies to update all of your material safety data sheets (MSDS) to comply with the Globally Harmonized System (GHS). Do you have an easy way of determining how many of your safety data sheets are GHS-compliant?

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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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OSHA Issues Corrections and Technical Amendment to HazCom Standard Final Rule

Feb 2013

Author: Compliance Specialist

Categories: Chemical Management, HazCom Compliance

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OSHA is correcting its regulations that were amended by the Hazard Communication Standard final rule, published in the Federal Register on March 26, 2012. The majority of the corrections are to references inadvertently missed in the original publication of the final rule. Other corrections include correcting values or notations in tables, and updating references to terms.

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A Few Tips to Get a Grip on an Accurate Chemical Inventory

Feb 2013

Author: Kimberly Williams

Categories: Chemical Management, SDS Authoring

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Aside from being more organized there are a few immediate practical rewards you’ll see: 1) you will establish a solid baseline for creating material approval and control procedures, 2) ensure MSDS compliance, and 3) automate regulatory reporting that is efficient and accurate.

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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: Katie McGee

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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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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Hazcom 2012 Enforcement Guidance — A Muddy Picture Begins to Clear (Slowly).

Oct 2012

Author: Compliance Specialist

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

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This picture is still under reconstruction as NFPA works toward enforcement guidance related to emergency responder use of the “diamond” label going forward.

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Regulation Cross Reference List Reaches 140 Regulations

Oct 2012

Author: SiteHawk

Categories: Chemical Management, GHS Solutions, HazCom Compliance, Product Development, SDS Management

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Now with 140 regulations our customers have even greater and more powerful information at their finger-tips. Also companies can submit regulations to SiteHawk that are not currently listed in our library for inclusion into the cross reference list.

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