Inside December 2014


Coaching Compliance

BY Tom BryanWhile every EH&S manager’s playbook is unique, safeguarding human health and protecting the environment are their common goals. READ MORE

Clear Sign of Confusion

BY Holly JessenChanges to OSHS’s hazard communication rules will standardize classification and labeling of chemicals globally in an effort to protect workers. At the same time, it’s creating confusion during the transition to the new system. READ MORE

Cultivating a Culture of Safety

BY Susanne Retka SchillCompanies should take steps to improve safety, compliance and loss control because it's the right thing to do, rather than simply to avoid citations. READ MORE

‘Welcome to the Future’

BY Holly JessenConstruction on Abengoa’s self-powered cellulosic ethanol facility is complete. But that doesn’t mean efforts to innovate are over. READ MORE

Chicagoan Sets Her Sights on Clean Air

BY Susanne Retka SchillHaving led the charge to ban leaded gasoline 30 years ago, Marilyn Katz is leading a campaign to require E15 in the Windy City. READ MORE


Proper Grounding Reduces Static Electricity Hazard

BY Mike O’Brien Codes of practice outline best practices for reducing risks when loading ethanol tank cars. READ MORE