Technology News RICCA Chemical Company Laboratory Resources Suite

November 22, 2012

Allows users to access product CofAs and MSDS right on the RICCA website.

Integrating MSDS With Chemical Inventory Management

September 9, 2011

In June 2011, Lab Manager, along with ChemSW Inc. and 3E Company, hosted a “Product Showcase” webinar on “H...

MSDS Not Big in Some Labs: See the Survey Results

August 19, 2011

Having a proper understanding of Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) is definitely one of the best protections against injury ...

Take the MSDS Management Product Survey

May 26, 2011

The editors of Lab Manager Magazine are conducting a brief survey on Material Safety Data Sheet Management.

The NFPA Hazard Diamond

May 5, 2011

We all know how diamonds are formed. You take a lump of carbon and subject it to intense pressure and high temperatures, and ...

Webinar: How to Seamlessly Integrate MSDSs with Chemical Inventory Management

April 28, 2011

Tune in to our live webinar to hear Tamie Webber and Anne Sefried explore the challenges involved with juggling MSDS and chem...

MSDS Management Vendor List

April 26, 2011


Deciphering MSDS

January 11, 2011

A good system for chemical management begins with a complete inventory of the laboratorys chemicals and a material safety dat...

Easy Way to Make Sense of HazMat Labels and MSDS

November 26, 2010

Back in the day, I was responsible for managing and maintaining the Material Safety Data Sheets for the company I worked for....

11 Gas Chromatography Safety Tips

November 3, 2010

Gas chromatography requires handling compressed gases (nitrogen, hydrogen, argon, helium), and flammable and toxic chemicals....

4 Questions to Ask When Working in Hazardous Conditions

August 12, 2010

In the article below, discover the 4 basic questions you should ask yourself when youre working with hazardous chemicals, sub...

Safe Use of Pyrophoric Materials

July 8, 2010

Pyrophoric materials are substances that ignite instantly upon exposure to oxygen. They can also be water-reactive, where hea...

Separation Anxiety

February 8, 2010

Here is a statistic that jumped out at me recently: improper storage of chemicals accounts for nearly 25 percent of all chemi...

Using Material Safety DataSheets

March 11, 2009

A Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) is a written document that provides product users and emergency personnel with informatio...