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Ten OSHA and EPA Trends and Regulatory Changes for 2014

What OSHA and EPA trends do you need to pay attention to in 2014 Environmental, health and safety professionals in the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device industries need to pay attention to the following trends and potential OSHA and EPA … Continue reading

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EHS Trends in the Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, and Medical Device Industry

Ten Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Trends for 2012 In this white paper, Dean Calhoun, CIH, President and CEO of Affygility Solutions discusses 10 environmental, health and safety trends in the biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and medical device industry for 2012.  These … Continue reading

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Environmental, health and safety tip for Monday, August 22nd, 2011

If your employees wear air-purifying respirators, make sure that you follow one of the approved OSHA fit-testing protocols.  Check out 29 CFR 1910.134 Appendix A.  In this appendix, the general requirements indicate that employees shall wear the respirator for at … Continue reading

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Chemical Safety Training – Will it improve with GHS?

Earlier this month, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration released their 2011 semi-annual regulatory agenda.  Among one of the regulatory agenda items was the timeline for completion of the Final Rule for the implementation of the Global Harmonization System of … Continue reading

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