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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September Issue

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Window to the Hot Cell

The Challenges of Repairing a Specialized Nuclear Containment
The replacement of a hot cell window, which allows researchers to safely perform experiments on post-irradiated nuclear fuel, presented many complex health and safety challenges when the Idaho National Laboratory undertook the task in 2016.

Could It Happen Here?

Talking about Somebody Else’s Accident
When something goes wrong at another organization’s facility that’s similar to yours, what, if anything, should you tell your stakeholders?

Downstream Modeling

Considerations for Exposure Assessment of Consumer Products
Industrial hygienists can use mathematical modeling to assess a broad range of exposures that stem from uses of products and subsequent releases to air, water, soil, wildlife, and food production.