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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October Issue

The full Synergist is available to AIHA members via the Member Center.

Evaluating a Structure Fire

An IH Guide to Smoke’s Impact
Assessing a structure fire is difficult even for IHs because few reference documents are available, and few methods exist for sampling and laboratory analysis.

“I Was Ready to Step Up My Game”

New CEO Larry Sloan Reflects on the Challenges and Opportunities Ahead for AIHA
AIHA’s new CEO discusses his background as a chemical engineer, his experiences in nonprofit leadership, his familiarity with industrial hygiene, and his goals for AIHA.

Evaluating Exhaust Ventilation

What Every Industrial Hygienist Should Know about Fan Selection
Knowledge of the basics of exhaust ventilation equipment can help practicing industrial hygienists recognize fans’ and blowers’ appropriate application to the reduction of occupational exposures.