Streamlining EHS Information Management

Chartrand, K. C.
February 2010
Pollution Engineering;Feb2010, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p30
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the Environmental Performance and Safety System (EPASS) program of Spectra Energy Corp. in Houston, Texas. The program aimed to address climate change issues and energy conservation through the minimization of Spectra's environmental footprint and performance. EPASS evaluates the processes of collecting and managing environmental, health and safety (EHS), security and audit data.


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