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Solvents trainings

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ESIG is organising in cooperation with the Solvents Industry Association (SIA), the UK based solvents industry association, trainings sessions for its members as well as non-members.The next sessions will take place on 20th and 21st November in Rotterdam (NL).

Solutions Newsletter – Summer 2019

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Topics: Solvents Award, relaunch of the downstream user platform, measuring solvent vapour concentrations, good practices in OSH, training course, air quality, and specific release categories

Safe handling of solvents

By | News, Product Stewardship, Solvents@Work, Videos

ESIG in collaboration with the UK Solvents Industry Association (SIA) have updated their Safe Handling of Solvents safety film (in English), replacing the one first released in 2006. This video enables users to identify health, safety and environmental hazards and to implement best practice to ensure safe handling.

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Measuring solvent vapour concentrations in the work environment

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

Measuring exposure to solvent vapours is key to understand whether the controls you have in place are sufficient to protect workers’ health. Learn about the available techniques and how to design effective measurement programmes for your workplace.

Solutions Newsletter – Winter 2018

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Topics: generic exposure scenario tools, experimental assessment of exposure during spraying activities, LCA data to define product environmental footprints, ESIG Solvents Award, SPERCS background, industry facts and figures, solvents training

Reciprocal Calculation Procedure (RCP) part 1: what hydrocarbon solvents and RCP are

By | News, Product Stewardship, Solvents@Work, Videos

To protect workers’ health, ESIG has just published two videos explaining how to calculate occupational exposure limits of hydrocarbon solvents thanks to the Reciprocal Calculation Procedure.

Solvents explained

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Watch this video to learn about solvents and the industry’s impact in Europe. See how ESIG encourages best practice and supports innovation.