This message contains images. If you don't see images, click here to view.

  Mobile version   RSS   Subscribe   Unsubscribe   Archive Feb. 21, 2013

Home   About   Member Center   Advocacy   Responsible Distribution   Newsroom        


  NACD News

New sessions added to Spring Responsible Distribution Workshop
Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
April is quickly approaching and the Spring Workshop will be here before we know it! Join your peers April 2-3, at the Hilton Garden Inn in Atlanta to learn everything you need to know about the 5th Cycle of Responsible Distribution. Along with bonus regulatory sessions led by VP of Regulatory Affairs, Jennifer Gibson, there will be roundtable discussions on aspects of Responsible Distribution, and even a Jeopardy Game! Reserve your seat now before it's too late. More

OSHA GHS implementation webinar — Learn what you need to know on March 7
Share   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
Learn the steps your company must take to meet the implementation deadlines for the new rule to align the Hazard Communication Standard with the United Nations' Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals. Emily Walter, regulatory specialist for ICC Compliance Center will review the upcoming GHS deadlines and provide information on how to meet these deadlines, as well as the relationships and conflicts between the new GHS system and other regulations and agencies including U.S. Department of Transportation labeling, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reporting, and Consumer Product Safety Commission rules and requirements. To register, please click here.

Customer service is our goal.
If we don't have it, we'll help you find it.

EP Container opened it's door in 1993 to answer the call for a one-stop shop for containers and absorbents for the hazardous waste industry. Over the years, our business expanded to meet the container needs of many other industries using similar products. MORE

Does your company have a crisis communication plan?
Share   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
If or when a crisis hits, it is imperative for your company to put its best foot forward and communicate effectively. Know what to say and when to say it with NACD's guide on how to develop a Crisis Communication Plan. Available in the Resource Center on the NACD website, members can download the complete guide, or an Executive Summary. To access the guide, please click here.

Meet your NACD Board of Directors — Directors at Large
Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
The Directors at Large on the NACD Board of Directors serve alongside the Executive Committee in the governing of NACD. Serving three-year terms, the new Directors at Large assumed their roles following the Business Meeting at the 41st Annual Meeting in San Diego. Click "MORE" to learn about our six Directors at Large. More

Hazardous Materials Industry Leaders / 1-800-315-9906
• 30 years Specializing in Hazardous Materials Codes
• Budgeting, Design & Construction
• Completed projects in 28 States
• New Construction and Renovation
• Client Web Access to Itemized Project Costing & more
• Why Gamble with lesser experience

Continuous GHS Labels On Demand
NeuraLabel Printer can be your solution for GHS and DOT compliant drum labels. You can properly label barrels and increase operational flexibility by printing both small and large jobs on continuous media. Labels range from 5” to 48”. You’ll have one-pass 4-color digital printing, full automation and solid reliability.
Always Forward Thinking
Email us at

Visit our website at

Visit our blog at
Environmental Services
Environmental performance comes from years of experience. Experience the performance of Burns & McDonnell. We can help you with your environmental needs.

  Chemical Educational Foundation (CEF)

2012 national You Be the Chemist Challenge participant places 3rd in Jeopardy! teen tournament
Share   Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
The Chemical Educational Foundation® congratulates the 2012 Georgia You Be The Chemist Challenge® winner (sponsored by Deeks & Company; Georgia Institute of Technology; & KITES, Inc.) and national You Be The Chemist Challenge participant, Nilai Sarda on his third place finish in the 2013 Jeopardy! Teen Tournament. In addition to Nilai's successes at the Challenge and on Jeopardy!, he was also the first runner-up in the 2011 National Geographic Bee.

Nilai has aspirations of one day becoming an engineer. CEF is certain he will make a great one and wishes him the best of luck in his future endeavors!

Help inspire students in your area! Whether they are future engineers like Nilai or future lawyers, teachers or chemists — CEF's You Be The Chemist programs engage students of all learning levels and interests! Visit the CEF website for more information.

QualaWash IBC/Tote Comprehensive Services
QualaWash is not only the largest tote service and supply chain management provider in North America with 53 locations, but we are also the innovative leader in technology, internet based container tracking and customer supply chain solutions.
  • Interior & Exterior Cleaning
  • UN/DOT Retesting & Certification
  • Fleet Tracking/Supply Chain Management
  • Transportation
  • Storage
  • Tote Rentals, Sales & Parts
  • Industry News

    3 ways to improve order fulfillment
    Material Handling & Logistics    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
    Order fulfillment is often reported to consume more than 60 percent of the total direct labor associated with warehouse operation. Consequently, the warehouse picking area usually offers the best opportunities for savings through use of optimization methods. This article focuses on three of those methods. More

    3 rules of employee engagement
    Leader's Beacon    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
    Dale Carnegie Training recently released new findings on employee engagement and the results proved to be quite intriguing. The first and most dramatic finding shows that if an employee is dissatisfied with their immediate supervisor, there is an 80 percent chance that they are disengaged. More

    BHS Marketing -
    We Can Help You!

    We are a chemical manufacturer and distributor with full service capabilities for your chemical requirements. We have grown both through acquisitions and strong sales efforts to become a major member of the chemical supplier industry. MORE
    Chemistry for sustainable performance
    Whatever your goal - low or zero-VOC products, APEO-free or formaldehyde-free materials, low energy curing, replacement of heavy metal pigments, latex with minimal environmental impact - BASF wants to put you in the driver's seat. MORE

    Inside the brains of rebellious leaders
    Entrepreneur    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
    Mark Twain called them "corn-pone opinions." Take a path that veers from the norm, and you'll hear from a chorus of naysayers. "That'll never work." "Don't rock the boat." "That's impossible." Bucking the herd isn't easy for a species designed to conform, so it takes a certain mindset to be an outlier. More

    Great employees are not replaceable
    Forbes    Share    Share on FacebookTwitterShare on LinkedinE-mail article
    Business leaders who adopt the attitude that anyone is replaceable, thinking they can simply hire someone with a greater skill set or someone with a more prestigious pedigree, are fooling themselves. More

    NACD ChemBytes
    Colby Horton, Vice President of Publishing, 469.420.2601
    Download media kit

    Christine Kraly, Senior Content Editor, 469.420.2685   
    Contribute news

    Caitlin O'Donnell, NACD Assistant Manager, Communications & Meetings, 703.527.6223   

    This edition of the NACD ChemBytes was sent to ##Email##. To unsubscribe, click here. Did someone forward this edition to you? Subscribe here -- it's free!
    Recent issues
    Feb. 21, 2013: NACD ChemBytes
    Feb. 19, 2013
    Feb. 14, 2013: NACD ChemBytes
    Feb. 12, 2013

    7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063