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.
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  • Government and Regulatory Activities
  • Key Issues Facing the Profession
  • Technical Information
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May Issue

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Toward a “Smart City”

IH and Security Professionals Collaborate on Early Detection of Bombs
Work on a European Union security project illustrates the importance of teamwork for the evolution of industrial hygiene.

The Chemistry of Oxygen Sensors

Direct-reading Technologies for Protecting Workers in Confined Spaces
An oxygen sensor measures the atmospheric oxygen concentration (or, in some cases, the oxygen partial pressure) to warn of oxygen deficiency or enrichment. Both conditions may pose dangers to health or safety.

Wearable Help

The Potential Applications of Human Exoskeletons
New technology is leading to development of wearable structures that can potentially prevent injuries and increase productivity.