The Synergist

A Magazine Serving Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety Professionals

Readers of The Synergist monthly magazine receive in-depth news and information about the occupational and environmental health and safety fields and the industrial hygiene profession.
The Synergist focuses on:
  • Industry Trends and News
  • Government and Regulatory Activities
  • Key Issues Facing the Profession
  • Technical Information
  • News on Association Events and Activities
  • Association News
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June/July Issue

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Focus on Fracking

Debate Continues Over Environmental Health Effects
The subject of fracking is a moving target with national, state and local governments addressing environmental and public health and safety, and the oil and gas industry promoting its technological improvements and best practices for well integrity and environmental protection.

From Hardhats to Hair Covers

IEQ Investigations in Healthcare Facilities
Industrial hygienists face unique challenges when they conduct IEQ investigations in healthcare facilities, including a wide range of affected populations and a variety of possible sources for IEQ problems.

The New Age of Legionella

AIHA Publishes Guidance on Assessing Water Systems in Buildings
The lack of public awareness and understanding of Legionnaires’ disease has contributed to the current situation, where most politicians, policy makers, and bureaucrats know practically nothing about the disease.