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One of the most tedious aspects of an EHS manager’s job is to keep track of a host of records. Laws have been passed in every jurisdiction requiring facilities to produce and retain records of various kinds. Don’t get caught without the necessary records in the event of a surprise EPA or OSHA inspection! This special report shows EHS managers at a glance the records they must keep on hand and for how long.

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This special report contains a recordkeeping checklist to help you keep track of your records for major environmental laws and OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard.

Also included are 3 useful tables which provide:
  • A summary listing of federal environmental recordkeeping requirements
  • A list of federal safety recordkeeping requirements.
  • A list of federal recordkeeping requirements for DOT and the Department of Homeland Security as they apply to hazardous material transporters and chemical facilities.
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April 04, 2008
9 Steps to Reduce Electricity Use

Wisconsin's Focus on Energy issued a fact sheet that can help you reduce electricity use and manage electricity prices more effectively. The fact sheet identifies no-cost, low-cost, moderate-cost, and high-cost options to increase your facility's energy efficiency.

For a Limited Time receive a FREE EHS Report "Recordkeeping for EHS Managers." This special report contains a recordkeeping checklist to help you keep track of your records for major environmental laws and OSHA's Hazard Communication Standard. Download Now

According to Focus on Energy, the following nine actions can help you manage rising electricity costs:

  1. Turn off lights and equipment when not in use (no-cost action).
  2. Make sure setback thermostats and energy management systems are programmed correctly (no-/low-cost actions).
  3. Install the most energy-efficient lighting options available and incorporate control devices (low-/medium-cost actions).
  4. Maintain heat, ventilating, and air conditioning equipment regularly (low-cost action).
  5. Check other equipment regularly and ensure it is operating correctly (low-/moderate-/high-cost actions).
  6. Install variable speed drives (moderate-cost action).
  7. Purchase energy-efficient equipment (moderate-/high-cost action).
  8. Monitor energy usage monthly (no-cost action).
  9. Get employees involved in saving energy-ask them how to reduce energy use (no-cost action).

Focus on Energy is a public-private partnership offering energy information and services to residential, business, and industrial customers throughout Wisconsin.

INFO: Contact Focus on Energy at 800-762-7077.

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