While more and more companies today are focusing on environmental programs, processes and products, many of them are not capturing – or reporting on – the financial value they’re gaining from strong environmental performance, according to research from Accenture, CDP and Hermes Investment Management. And that is a huge missed opportunity, Accenture says.
When it comes to EHS software, suppliers are increasingly moving to cloud-based program management software, according to a new report from Verdantix. “Workplace health and safety is shifting more and more to a digital enterprise approach, bringing data management and analysis to the forefront so businesses can use active data to predict … Read more »
The Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, which amended the 1976 Toxic Substances Control Act, was passed in June of 2016 and made sweeping changes to the nation’s primary chemical law. The new law requires the EPA to implement the changes through a number of regulations, which … Read more »
EHS data management is the foundation upon which EHS performance is built. If EHS data is not managed properly, EHS software will not deliver the expected benefits. Addressing EHS data management challenges is a complex problem, but the complexity is alleviated by the fact that many corporate leaders have already … Read more »
BASF, Dow, DuPont, Honeywell and the rest of the American Chemistry Council’s member companies have pledged to implement 11 industry best practices to evaluate and improve their product safety performance. The pledge is part of the ACC’s new Responsible Care Product Safety Code that it says goes beyond regulatory requirements … Read more »