EPCRA Tier II Reporting

EPCRA Tier II Reporting

With the new year quickly approaching, it's important to note that the USEPA has made a change to EPCRA (Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act), Sections 311 and 312 (Tier II) reporting. They are changing how reporting is done as of January 1, 2018. Since OSHA adopted the Global Harmonization of Systems (GHS) protocol in March 2012, the EPA has updated their hazardous chemical inventory reporting requirements to marry up with the new OSHA GHS standard.

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Hazard Communications Deadlines - Are you Ready?

Hazard Communications Deadlines - Are you Ready?

Do you have chemicals at your workplace? If so, are you OSHA compliant? OSHA revised the Hazard Communication Standard (HazCom 2012) in March 2012 to align with the United Nations' Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of chemicals (GHS). The program has a phased in implementation through the middle of 2016 and is very high on OSHA's priority list for compliance.

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