Chemicals Management Software Guide

Welcome to the sixth edition of the Chemicals Management Software Guide brought to you by Chemical Watch.

Sixth edition

This guide is designed to help you understand the software that supports regulatory compliance and also enables businesses to move beyond compliance and achieve safer chemicals in products throughout the supply chain.

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What's inside the Guide?

  • Analysis of our chemicals management software user survey – Taken by more than 200 companies active in and around the chemical industry about their use of software, results look into the function of IT support, and the main drivers of investments.

  • Expert articles on how businesses are using software to meet compliance obligations – See ‘Editorial in the Guide’ below.

  • Glossary – Key terms explained and how we define them in the Guide.

  • 27 software profiles – each presenting individual products/services to support chemicals management activities.

  • Directory – Find out the software tools and services used by the Chemical Watch audience.

Editorial in the guide

How are companies using software tools to help with their chemicals management tasks? – As the number of organisations that use software to support their chemical management requirements continues to grow, regulatory compliance remains the number one priority for IT solutions, the 2022 Chemical Watch software survey reveals.

What are the latest trends in chemicals management for software for professionals? – The need to connect data along the value chain and provide customers with a unified approach to compliance are among the top software demands of product safety and regulatory compliance professionals.

What software is available to help professionals comply with transport of dangerous goods regulation? – In a sector where many rules are yet to be made available online, HCB managing editor Peter Mackay looks at digital tools in the market that aim to provide a way for shippers to make the compliance process easier.

What tools are there to help professionals navigate the circular economy? – As the trend towards adopting and incorporating sustainability criteria into chemicals management programmes grows, Vanessa Zainzinger asks how software can help product teams manage an increasingly complex set of obligations. 

The Guide features four specially commissioned articles written by journalists on software to address specific solutions in chemicals management:

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Chemical Watch publishes news and intelligence to help companies meet responsibilities under chemicals legislation worldwide, including regimes such as REACH, CLP, GHS and TSCA. We keep you abreast of policy and business trends across Europe, North America, Asia and the rest of the world.

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Founded in 2007, Veeva Systems, is a global provider of cloud-based software solutions. We help quality, regulatory and commercial teams in the chemical, cosmetics, consumer goods, and life science industries unify disconnected processes, documents and data. In doing so, we help our customers eliminate inefficiencies so they can bring innovative, high quality products to market faster without compromising compliance.

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