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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April Issue

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Heat Hazards

Protecting Workers in Hot Environments
Exposure to extreme heat can result in occupational illnesses caused by heat stress. A new NIOSH document offers updated guidance on protecting workers in hot environments.

Soft Law and Nanotechnology

Sources of Guidance for Risk Management
What should industrial hygienists do when the legislative and regulatory process can’t keep pace with technology?

What’s in a Definition?

New Terminology for Respiratory Protection
Updated terms adopted by AIHA’s Respiratory Protection Committee depict where, how, and under what circumstances respirator performance is measured or described.