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ESIG Newsflash: New safety film – SOLVENTS AND THE SAFE USE OF GLOVES

By | Newsflashes

Gloves are essential for using solvents safely. To help you learn how to select the appropriate gloves for a particular solvent and how to use gloves for maximum protection, WATCH OUR NEW FILM ON SOLVENTS AND THE SAFE USE OF GLOVES!

ESIG Newsflash: SOLVENTS’ KEY APPLICATIONS UPDATE

By | Newsflashes

Explore how hydrocarbon and oxygenated solvents contribute to these ecosystems which, without solvents, could not function.
HAVE A LOOK AT THE UPDATE OF OUR “KEY APPLICATIONS” PAGE!

ESIG Newsflash on ozone episodes: latest news on the European Monitoring and Evaluation programme’s Intensive Measurement Period

By | Newsflashes

There is an identified need for a better understanding when it comes to tropospheric ozone. That is why the European Monitoring and Evaluation Programme’s (EMEP) Intensive Measurement Period (IMP) is focusing on ozone episodes.

Solutions Newsletter – Summer 2022

By | Newsletters

In this summer 2022 edition of SOLUTIONS, you will find the latest news on ESIG projects: from our updated Flammability Guidelines to our engagement in the intensive measurement period dedicated to ozone episodes in summer 2022. What else? More details on the upcoming Solvents Training with the SIA and the belated celebration of ESIG’s 25th anniversary in October.

Flammability guide: Update 2022

By | Best Practice Guidelines, Best Practice Guidelines, News, Publications, Publications, Solvents@Work

Static electricity is one of the main hazards associated with flammable solvents. Learn about the potential sources of static electricity and how to safely handle solvents in the workplace via our updated best practice guide. In June 2022, ESIG has updated the Flammability Guidelines to explain the main characteristics of solvent flammability and provide recommendations for safe handling and use.