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Lessons, stories and tips to help you understand the disposal process

My Chemical Accident

It’s nearly ten years since I was indirectly involved in a major chemical accident. It’s a day that has been the catalyst for change, the day Chemishield was born. I remember it so clearly. Four analysts, myself included, were in the ‘write up’ area working away when all of a sudden, what sounded like a car crash, erupted from the lab. It was like someone knocked over all of the HPLCs […]

It’s nearly ten years since I was indirectly involved in a major chemical accident. It’s a day that has been the catalyst for change, the day Chemishield was born. I remember it so clearly. Four analysts, myself included, were in the ‘write up’ area working away when all of a sudden, what sounded like a car crash, erupted from the lab. It was like someone knocked over all of the HPLCs […]

Chemishield is a hazardous waste management software which helps companies to automate the disposal process. In Chemishield, waste streams are created and linked to the hazardous waste belonging to that stream. For example, a waste stream for Chlorinated waste can be created in Chemishield and all substances and mixtures designated as belonging to that Chlorinated […]

A pioneering solution, our cloud-based platform, Chemishield, greatly enhances safety in the laboratory whilst also aligning with Regulation (EC) No 1272/2008 on classification, labelling and packaging of hazardous chemicals and the communication of these hazards to users through labelling (the ‘CLP Regulation’) Chemishield ensures full compliance with this regulation and the Waste Framework Directive […]