Hazardous substances in logistics require special storage not only for legal reasons. Therefore it is important that the warehouse management system in use monitors processes an safe handling of dangerous substances to support employees to act in compliance with legal and operational requirements.
Through integration of Environment, Health and Safety (EH&S) functionality into EWM the prerequisites are fullfilled so that EWM can support safe handling, storage and transport of dangerous goods. EH&S in EWM offers:
Phrase Management enables you to manage text modules (phrases) in different languages or output dangerous goods text onto dangerous goods documents.
Hazardous Substance Master stores your master data for hazardous substances. This information is needed for instance in hazardous material check.
Also EWM provides the function print the official substance list for fire fighting with all important information, just to name a few features.