HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Intertek, a leading provider of quality and safety solutions serving industries around the world, will showcase value-added services supporting the global petroleum and petrochemical storage terminal industry during the International Liquid Terminals Association’s (ILTA) annual meeting in Houston, May 21 to 23.
The Intertek exhibit is located at booth 132 in the George R. Brown Convention Center.
Intertek provides a wide range of technical services and expertise, helping bulk liquid terminal clients and stakeholders to run their operations more efficiently, effectively, and safely. Knowledgeable staff, with years of industry experience, will be on-hand to answer attendee questions.
Ms. Inez Kasimba, MSDS regulatory manager for Intertek, will give a presentation on “Understanding New OSHA Safety Data Sheet & Labeling Requirements”, and will update ILTA attendees on important OSHA trade and safety related regulatory changes. The OSHA presentation will take place at 4:50 pm on May 22 during the ILTA.
Ms. Kasimba encourages industry education on these OSHA regulatory changes. Kasimba stated, “Chemical and petroleum producers, storage & logistics providers, and others, will need to comply with upcoming OSHA changes to the Hazard Communication Standard (HCS 2012). OSHA violations may result in OSHA citations and penalties reaching $70,000 per violation, per instance. Taking a proactive approach is the best way to save time, money, and stay in compliance.”
Intertek services for the bulk liquid storage industry include tank calibration and measurement, dimensional control, corrosion control, cargo inspection, loss control, sampling, testing and blending, laboratory analysis, cargo additive treatment, H2S management, microbial infestation treatment, hazardous location certification, materials analysis, MSDS consulting, asset integrity management, and more.
Intertek petroleum, chemical and biofuel industry testing, inspection and consulting services are available in the USA, Canada, Mexico, and globally, serving local and international clients.
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Intertek is a leading provider of quality, safety, and sustainability solutions serving a wide range of industries around the world, including auditing, fuel testing, inspection and certification. Intertek people add value to customers' products and processes, supporting their success in the global marketplace. Intertek supports customers through its network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices, and over 30,000 people in more than 100 countries. www.intertek.com