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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  • Industry Trends and News
  • Government and Regulatory Activities
  • Key Issues Facing the Profession
  • Technical Information
  • News on Association Events and Activities
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October Issue

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Export Compliance: A New Role for IH

Where Product Stewardship Meets Global Commerce and National Security
Because of their technical knowledge, IHs are commonly involved in nanomaterial stewardship activities including those ensuring compliance with United States and international product safety regulations.

The "Generally" Harmonized System

Preparing SDSs, Labels for Use Around the World
Companies that sell products internationally often need to provide customers with SDSs that are translated into the official languages of the products’ destinations. But translation is more than turning words into another language, and in many cases, a literal translation may completely change technical concepts.

Mobile Ventilation

Using PHEAF Devices during Indoor Renovation and Environmental Remediation
Portable high-efficiency air filtration (PHEAF) devices are now a trademark of the environmental remediation industry and have been adopted as a dust control strategy for renovation activities within occupied buildings.