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Preparing for NetDMR

Are you ready for NetDMR?

As of December 21, 2016, the EPA and related state agencies now require Discharge Monitoring Reports (DMRs) associated with NPDES permits to be electronically submitted, ending the acceptance of manually generated paper-based reports.

How Enviance EHS Software Works With Your Legacy Systems

In many cases, companies adopt Enviance EH&S Software to fully replace legacy systems for environmental compliance, regulatory reporting and other capabilities. However, many legacy systems are difficult to replace, and require a little massaging in order to sync the old legacy system with the new EH&S platform.

Choosing the right EHS Software for your Company

The selection and implementation of a new Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS software) solution can be a  daunting task – it is a significant risk of money and time, and there is no 100%  guarantee that it will be successful. For a sometimes underfunded function such as  EH&S, the pressure to get it right the first time is even higher.

How Companies with Safety Programs Out-Perform Competitors

Safety has not always been a top priority for all companies – many of us have heard stories that describe some pretty awful things employees have endured due to their employers’ negligence or incompetence. In the past, taking safety precautions to protect employees was often seen as a hindrance to productivity, rather than a facilitation of it. This mindset has led companies to ignore regulations or abide by them at the bare minimum to meet compliance.

3 Benefits of Mobile Devices to Workplace Safety

Mobile devices are becoming more and more integrated into workplace operations – Gartner forecasts that by 2017, 50% of employers will not only allow, but will, in fact, require their employees to bring their own devices for primary use in the workplace.

5 Tips to Help Employees Stay Healthy At Work

Keeping our bodies moving throughout the day has a variety of health benefits. Without movement, our muscles can tense up,  blood flow can become limited, and our digestive organs can function ineffectively. Of course, incorporating enough movement can be hard, especially for those of us working eight-hour days, sitting at a desk.

4 Essential Steps to Creating an Authentic Safety Culture

If you want to improve the safety practices of your organization, you can’t just have rules, mandates, and requirements for safety. Rules get broken, requirements aren’t met, and safe behaviors can become tedious obligations rather than instinctive actions. In order to ensure safety takes a front seat for your organization, you must create a safety culture.

The Scope 3 Assessment: Investigating Your Supply Chain Emissions

Society’s understanding of corporate sustainability has evolved significantly in the last decade. Ten years ago, corporations were mostly judged on the impacts generated within their four walls; today, organizations are under increasing pressure to understand and reduce the entire environmental footprint of their products and supply chain.

4 Essential strategies for implementing an incident management system

Incident Management, Environmental - Incident Management

For organizations subject to environmental regulatory compliance, incident management can become a complex business process, with specific recording and reporting requirements and with significant risks involved.  Designing an incident management system that meets not only regulatory requirements, but
 also a company’s current and future business needs, calls for strategic thinking and planning throughout multiple layers of the organization.

5 Ways to Create Business Value Through Environmental Compliance

Sustainability, Corporate Sustainability

Since the need to understand regulations and environmental obligations has become more critical and complex, companies are now using enterprise-wide software systems to track and manage their environmental data, and report on environmental compliance status.