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- Introduction to Quality Core Tools – just the basics
- US Companies Beware Tough Penalties in EU for Sustainability Non-compliance
- ISO 45001:2018 – Occupational Health & Safety Management Systems – has been released
- Environmental Management System (EMS) Scope – ISO 14001:2015
- Heat Treated Pallets – environmental requirement?
- ISO 45001: Anticipating March 2018 Publication Date
- Upgrading your EMS to ISO 14001:2015 – time is running out
- Outsourcing Internal Audits – does this make sense?
- ISO 14001:2015 – 9.1.2 Evaluation of compliance – anything new??
- Elementary Neutralization: Treatment Without a Permit
- EPA Turns Up the Heat on Refrigerant Regulation
- Arc Flash Risk Management – a very real threat to your employees
Category Archives: DOT
International Standards For Phytosanitary Measures No. 15 (ISPM 15) is an International Phytosanitary Measure developed by the International Plant Protection Convention (IPPC) that directly addresses the need to treat wood materials of a thickness greater than 6mm, used to ship … Continue reading
The answer is yes, no, and maybe. Under the DOT regulations, hazardous wastes are regulated in all modes (ground, air, rail, vessel) of transportation. EPA has classified specific hazardous waste as Universal Waste to streamline the process and encourage recycling … Continue reading
U.S. Department of Transportation Issues New Standards to Improve Safety of Lithium Battery Transportation
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) today issued new standards to strengthen safety conditions for the shipment of lithium cells and batteries. These changes, some of which focus specifically on shipments by air, will better ensure that lithium … Continue reading
The Office of Hazardous Materials Initiatives and Training (OHMIT) develops materials that make it easier to use the Hazardous Materials Regulations (HMR). Some OHMIT publications enhance general understanding of the regulations, while others focus on specific “niches” within which a training gap … Continue reading