Workers Health & Safety Centre

Webinar series to explore alternatives to harmful chemicals

Webinar series to explore alternatives to harmful chemicals
The Toxics Use Reduction Institute (TURI) at the University of Massachusetts Lowell is hosting a series of webinars offering insight into safer chemical alternatives.
 
TURI offers resources, tools and support services aimed at helping workplaces and communities reduce the use of harmful chemicals.  The webinars listed below will include a presentation and a Q&A session. There is no cost, however registration is required for each session.    
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European Union Directive: REACH (Registration, Evaluation and Authorization of
Chemicals)
Thursday, January 20, 2014
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Beyond the MSDS: Resources for Researching Safer Chemical Alternatives
Thursday, February 27, 2014
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Safer Alternatives for Janitorial Cleaning
Thursday, March 27, 2014
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The WHSC offers a number of training programs and resources to help workplaces better understand their legal duties and responsibilities related to workplace hazards including toxic substances. Many of these same programs offer essential insight into the tools and information needed to identify and control or eliminate harmful workplace toxins.
 
To learn more:
Call:    1-888-869-7950
Visit:   www.whsc.on.ca
Email: contactus@whsc.on.ca
 
Want to know more about TURI?
General TURI information
TURI chemical fact sheets