Advances in Laboratory Sampling and Analysis


Sampling and Laboratory Analysis

Arranger: J. Cooper, Bureau Veritas. Moderator: S. VanEtten, University of Toledo, Mullica Hill, NJ. Monitors: M. Hsieh, Abbvie, Libertyville, IL; A. Teague, Analytics Corporation, Ashland, VA.

9:00 AM – 9:20 AM
SR-128-01 Respirable Crystalline Silica Wipe Study. D. Johansen, B. Albrecht, Salt Lake Technical Center, OSHA, Sandy, UT.

9:20 AM – 9:40 AM
SR-128-02 Possible Replacements for DM450 Filters in FTIR Analysis of Silica in Coal Mine Dust. D. Farcas, T. Lee, W. Chisholm, J. Soo, M. Harper, Exposure Assessment Branch, NIOSH, Morgantown, WV.

9:40 AM – 10:00 AM
SR-128-03 Interference Removal in Analysis of Respirable Crystalline Silica by Microwave Digestion. B. Albrecht, D. Johansen, Salt Lake Technical Center, OSHA, Sandy, UT.

10:00 AM – 10:20 AM
SR-128-04 Internal Cassette Deposits in Respirable Samplers. J. Soo, T. Lee, M. Kashon, M. Harper, NIOSH/HELD/EAB, Morgantown, WV.

10:20 AM – 10:40 AM
CS-128-05 Dispelling the Myths: Understanding the Complexity of Isocyanate Sampling in the Workplace. D. LaGarde, SLTC, OSHA, Sandy, UT.

10:40 AM – 11:00 AM
SR-128-06 Measurement of the Potential Exposure to Isocyanates Monomers and Oligomers during Spray Painting. G. Oishi, J. Brown, E. Barrey, O. Shimelis, M. Halpenny, M. Ye, R&D, Sigma-Aldrich / Supelco, Bellefonte, PA.

11:00 AM – 11:20 AM
CS-128-07 Isocyanate Field Extraction Procedure. J. Glowacki, Wisconsin Occupational Health Lab, University of Wisconsin – Madison, Madison, WI.

11:20 AM – 11:40 AM
SR-128-08 Development and Validation of a New Personal Sampler for Monitoring Inorganic Acid Mist and Gases. C. Chien, L. Shou, C. Wu, Environmental Engineering Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL; A. Theodore, Fracture, Gainesville, FL; Y. Hsu, Wood Buffalo Environmental Association, Fort McMurray, AB, Canada; B. Birky, Florida Industrial and Phosphate Research Institute, Bartow, FL.

11:40 AM – Noon
SR-128-09 Analytical Method Validation for the Use of Microfiber Cloth Swatches in Surface Wipe Sampling. M. Malinsky, B. Mader, Environmental Health and Safety, 3M, St. Paul, MN.

Noon – 12:20 PM
SR-128-10 Sampling of Semi-Volatile Compounds: A New Sampling System for Simultaneous Sampling of Droplets and Vapors. D. Breuer, C. Friedrich, IFA- Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the Germany Accident Insurance, Sankt Augustin, Germany; G. Dragan, 2Joint Mass Spectrometry Centre, Cooperation Group “Comprehensive Molecular Analytics,” Helmholtz Zentrum München, Neuherberg, Germany.​

Presented at AIHce 2015 in Salt Lake, Utah.​