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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January Issue

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Patterns of Exposure

The Power and Utility of Mathematical Models
The world of chemical concentration models for exposure assessment can be intimidating, but it doesn’t need to be. Industrial hygienists can overcome hesitation about using models by practicing the calculations of basic models and understanding their appropriate application.

A Deaf Spot for Industrial Hygiene

The Problem of Impulse Noise
For many military personnel, impulse noise is an ever-present hazard. Each branch of the U.S. military evaluates the risk of impulse noise differently, complicating efforts to protect hearing.

A Good Night's Sleep

Workplace Fatigue and the 24/7 Society
To begin solving the complex problem of workplace fatigue, occupational health and safety professionals and others must work to overcome several long-held misconceptions.