2018 Hazardous Waste Format – Regulatory Update

Federal regulation 49 CFR 172.301 requires an updated format for Hazardous Waste Marking and Communication. In case you haven’t already noticed, HCL Labels recently updated the artwork on all of our hazardous waste storage, shipping, and identification labels. The old format contains a larger box at the bottom of the label. This update has taken… Continue reading 2018 Hazardous Waste Format – Regulatory Update

A Convenient and Cost-Effective Custom Label Process by HCL

Send us the SDS & we’ll do the rest. From time-to-time, our customers encounter a need for a chemical safety label that is not in our ready-made library of over 800 OSHA/GHS compliant labels. Over the years, we have developed a fast and easy custom GHS label process that we are extremely proud of. The… Continue reading A Convenient and Cost-Effective Custom Label Process by HCL

The Urgency of GHS Hazard Communication Training

OSHA HazCom violations are on the rise, and so are the associated penalties. While the GHS deadline has come and gone, the OSHA HazCom standard has been quite the notice to companies about their own hazard communication programs. Through September 30th, 2017, 4,176 hazard communication violations have been amassed, causing it to once again be… Continue reading The Urgency of GHS Hazard Communication Training

Six Steps for a Fundamental Hazard Communication Program – GHS in Full Force.

The OSHA Hazard Communication – now in line with GHS – gives employees the right-to-know and understand chemical hazards in the workplace. The OSHA/GHS Standard is required for employers to comply to. It provides the employees with the right-to-know and understand work-related hazards. The standard sets forth a precedent to maintain proper chemical hazard labels,… Continue reading Six Steps for a Fundamental Hazard Communication Program – GHS in Full Force.

Understanding Hazard Communication Like the Pro’s – HCL’s Ongoing Effort to Promote Safety.

In order to think like the Health and Safety professionals, you need to understand a significant piece – Hazard Communication. Also known as “HazCom”, this federally regulated standard provides workers with the right-to-know about their work facility. HazCom identifies and labels potential work-related hazards, and saves thousands of lives each year in doing so. Work… Continue reading Understanding Hazard Communication Like the Pro’s – HCL’s Ongoing Effort to Promote Safety.

New Products to Ease Your Labeling Headache & Lower Prices on Foreign Labels!

HCL Labels is proud to announce the addition of a new product that is now featured on our website! We specialize in GHS compliant chemical safety labels for secondary containers – What better than to offer our customers the opportunity to purchase a pre-labeled secondary container bottle? Now introducing Pre-Labeled & Custom GHS Chemical Spray… Continue reading New Products to Ease Your Labeling Headache & Lower Prices on Foreign Labels!