CI publishes regulatory updates every month for members highlighting news affecting the chlor-alkali industry, including proposed rules, open comment periods, interpretations on existing rules, voluntary programs, newly published resources, training opportunities, and agency directives. The updates focus on news from the:
Chemical Safety Board (CSB)
Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Other applicable agencies
Members may elect to receive this update via email by clicking “Members Only” and opting into the HESS Distribution (Regulatory Updates, Safety Alerts, Information Bulletins).
Safety alerts are 1-2 page, members-only documents that highlight lessons learned from incidents. If you are a member with an incident to share, use this form to describe your incident and provide any pictures.
Information Bulletins are short, focused documents that address pressing issues affecting the chlor-alkali industry, such as major regulatory rule changes, regulatory enforcement changes, and/or standards updates.
Pamphlets are 10-100+ page guidance documents that detail chemical properties, safe handling, use, and transport. There are over fifty titles available in our bookstore and all safety pamphlets are free to download. CI also publishes videos and wall charts summarizing best practices found in the pamphlets, which may be freely streamed or downloaded from the bookstore.
Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS) Process Safety Beacons (Members Only)
The American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) publishes monthly process safety beacons. These one-page documents highlight hazards and incidents at facilities and laboratories. The most recent are posted here; anyone can access past issues on the AIChE website.