From: scrooks**At_Symbol_Here**PPEPPRO.COM
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] tool for lab chemical inventory
Date: Thu, 20 Mar 2014 14:25:24 -0700
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The solution is to have the chemical manufacturers add a simple UPC code to their labels (or better yet, an IR tag.)  Can you imagine walking into a lab, waving a device and having an instant inventory?  The technology exists - why every other item for sale on the plant has a UPC and chemicals don't is something I can't understand.

Steve Crooks, MS, CIH, CSP
President & Sr. Consultant
People, Property & Environmental Protection, Inc.

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Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] tool for lab chemical inventory
From: bkgarebe**At_Symbol_Here**GMAIL.COM
Date: Thu, March 20, 2014 6:37 am

I am also looking for such a tool. Please assist.
Boitumelo Kgarebe PhD
Head, Analytical Services Division
National Institute for Occupational Health (NIOH), Johannesburg
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Date: Wed, 19 Mar 2014 17:56:33 +0000
To: <DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**MED.CORNELL.EDU>
Subject: [DCHAS-L] tool for lab chemical inventory

Who can help the following question?  With GHS is coming next year, how to manage the labelling elements is a pressing issue:
I am looking for a simple tool to use for maintaining a lab chemical inventory which automatically provides GHS classification (Danger and H&P phrases) when provided with minimal information eg CAS no.
Does anyone have a solution? SAP EHS is somewhat of an overkill and not very lean.

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