Environment, Health & Safety

When the Penny Drops: The financial risk of climate change

When the Penny Drops: The financial risk of climate change

The increasingly acute impacts and wide-ranging implications of climate change present significant financial risk to business. From the way raw materials are sourced to the way our goods are manufactured and distributed – and the ability to attract capital investment and sustain growth in competitive markets – changes brought about by our changing atmosphere continue […]

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Corporate Risk and the Growing Case for Sustainable Chemical Management

Corporate Risk and the Growing Case for Sustainable Chemical Management

With more than 70,000 chemicals currently in common use – and 1,000 new chemicals coming into use every year – maintaining and managing their effective, appropriate and responsible use is a challenging task. Cost, process, regulatory and safety issues converge to making chemical management a critical, complex and cumbersome activity. But by implementing a range […]

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Systems Thinking for Hazardous Energy Control

Systems Thinking for Hazardous Energy Control

There’s normally a problem when production equipment isn’t running. Skilled production workers are taught the importance of keeping the line running. It is no wonder that equipment is mistakenly restarted hundreds of times each year with deadly consequences for unseen employees who were within the unlit inner workings of equipment. Most companies and most countries […]

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Five Steps to EHS Reporting Compliance

Five Steps to EHS Reporting Compliance

Companies face a steep challenge in keeping up with the growth of regulatory change, successfully managing risk, and addressing enforcement issues. Lack of time and resources, language barriers, and the difficulty of standardizing global programs can also slow the path to ongoing compliance. In North America and Europe, regulations continue to evolve and multiply. Keeping […]

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Deploy an Advanced EHS Information Management System

Deploy an Advanced EHS Information Management System

In part one, you heard all about the business benefits of EHS information management software. Sophisticated tools allow users to capture a single, consistent version of the truth in a timely manner, obtain meaningful real-time performance updates via detailed dashboards, and build accurate reports using flexible templates and straightforward capabilities. But what is the best […]

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The Business Benefits of Using EHS Management Software

The Business Benefits of Using EHS Management Software

Complying with ever-evolving EHS regulations presents an ongoing challenge. Many companies are now using advanced management systems to pro­vide organizational benefits such as making fully-informed decisions across the full range of EHS and compliance manage­ment. Considering the further increasing pressure due to fast evolving legal requirements, using an elaborate and well deployed information management software […]

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