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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Windows of Susceptibility

Do OELs Really Protect Workers from Reproductive and Developmental Effects?
Industrial hygienists are facing new challenges in assessing the appropriateness of OELs for workers who are concerned about how workplace chemicals may adversely affect their child during pregnancy or their ability to conceive.

Troubleshooting Industrial Ventilation

Simple Tools for Finding Problems in LEV Systems
Industrial ventilation is technical and detailed, but it’s not beyond the capability of any industrial hygienist. Here’s a step-by-step guide on establishing real-time airflow monitoring of an LEV system.

Modernizing Process Safety

New Regulations to Pave Way for Greater IH Role
New Process Safety Management and Risk Management Program regulations from OSHA and EPA will provide ample opportunity for industrial hygienists to participate in process safety.