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Thursday, December 14th, 2023

Learn how control banding simplifies exposure controls and how it can be applied to welding tasks for small- and medium-sized businesses.
Friday, October 6th, 2023

The ECCC has announced major updates with the passing of Bill S-5. Learn how this impacts the Canadian Environmental Protection Act & how Chemscape is adapting.
Wednesday, September 13th, 2023

Control banding has a 20-year history, starting with pharmaceuticals and chemicals and then into nanotechnology and ergonomics.
Tuesday, July 25th, 2023

Protecting workers is the goal of industrial hygiene, and different approaches are available.
Thursday, June 15th, 2023

How do chemical health hazards for humans relate to the environment?   Chemical health hazards for humans and the environment are similar. One of the main similarities is that both humans and the environment can be negatively affected by exposure to toxic chemicals.
Wednesday, May 10th, 2023

Chemscape’s Story and Its Founder Mike Phibbs This September marks Chemscape’s 20th year in business. Founder and President Mike Phibbs created Chemscape’s first product sdsBinders (then msdsBinders) in 2003.
Wednesday, April 26th, 2023

The transfer of fluids is a critical step in the oil and gas supply chain. Fluids transferred can include process fluids, produced water, flowback fluids, condensate, and crude oil.
Thursday, February 9th, 2023

In January two Health Canada issued two amendments to legislation affecting workplace health and safety (January 2024, Canada Gazette, Part II)  The following legislation is affected by these amendments: 
Thursday, January 26th, 2023

Many workplaces may have hazardous products like pesticides, paints, welding rods, or batteries that may not be classified under GHS.  
Tuesday, November 29th, 2022

Keeping on top of your chemical inventory may seem easy – buy a chemical, record that chemical, track how much is used, and if someone asks about that chemical you have a record to answer their questions.
Thursday, November 24th, 2022

We are thrilled to announce that Chemscape has won the Canadian 5-Star OHS Award 2022! We have been selected as one of the top safety solutions among other industry leaders, and we are immensely proud of the important work we do and of our professional team, who work tirelessly to provide personalized service and support to our clients.  
Thursday, November 3rd, 2022

Have you ever received a shipment of hazardous products and wondered if the SDS with the shipment is brand new or needs to be added to your SDS binder? Chemscape customers frequently inform us they have received an SDS and want to know if they need to add it to their SDS binder.