OSHA has revised its Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) to align with the United Nations' Globally Harmonized System. The first compliance deadline is December 1, 2013. By that date, employees must be trained on the new format for Safety Data Sheets and chemical labeling requirements.
GeoInsight's Connecticut office staff is gearing up for another holiday season by giving back to the local community. In collaboration with Middletown Connecticut's Kiwanis organization, we are collecting office donations for Thanksgiving meals and participating as shoppers with the Warm the Children program.
Facility, administrative, and support personnel all play a major role in managing environmental, health, and safety (EHS) risks at schools. GeoInsight's Suzanne Pisano, PE, LEED AP taught simple ways for front-line staff to help identify and manage some of the major EHS compliance issues commonly found at schools.
On September 27, 2013, the USEPA published a draft of its new Multi-Sector General Permit (MSGP) for Stormwater Discharges from Industrial Activities. The public is invited to review and comment on this draft MSGP until November 26, 2013.
GeoInsight employees, clients, and vendors participated in a golf tournament at the Wachusett Country Club in West Boylston, MA, raising $2,500 in donations to benefit Cross Roads House in Portsmouth, NH.
We’re halfway through 2013, and that means you should complete an annual review of your environmental compliance programs. We've put together a list of five things you need to do this summer to stay out of the EPA's hot seat.
GeoInsight, Inc. was selected by a panel of judges as the winner of the New Hampshire American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Engineering Excellence Awards (EEA) in the Environmental category. The award recognizes engineering projects that epitomize quality, innovation, value and client satisfaction. Click through to learn about this award winning project.
Massachusetts has implemented new Board of Fire Prevention Regulations (527 CMR 33.00) for facilities that process hazardous materials. With deadlines as early as June 1, it's a good idea to make sure you know how to get your facility in compliance.