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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  • Technical Information
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March Issue

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The Last Line of Defense

Selecting the Right Laboratory Coat
Laboratory coats may appear similar in style and color, but some scientists may be surprised to discover that there is no universal laboratory coat suitable for protection from all laboratory hazards.

“Brand Ambassadors” in Reputational Crises

Using Employees as External Communicators in Risk Controversies
Employees will inevitably talk to their neighbors and post on social media about an ongoing controversy challenging an organization. IHs can help prepare them to communicate with the public about risk.

Revisiting Respirators for Oxygen-deficient Atmospheres

A Comparison of OSHA and Z88.2 Approaches to Respiratory Protection
What are the differences between the OSHA and ANSI/ASSE Z88.2 requirements for O2-deficient atmospheres?