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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September Issue

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Ending Modern Slavery

A New Role for Corporate Social Responsibility Programs
The number of slaves used in supply chains around the world has increased dramatically in recent years. In 2016, the International Labor Organization estimated that 25 million people worked in forced labor servitude. Now corporate social responsibility programs must expand to prohibit the use of slaves within global supply chains.

“Preventionists” on the Rise

Industrial Hygiene in Central America and Panama
A small group of industrial hygienists based in Central America is vying to raise the profile of the profession and its impact on workers’ lives and companies’ bottom lines.

Think Global, Act Local

Global and Site Hygienists Collaborate to Protect Workers Worldwide
Where do the responsibilities of global and site hygienists intersect and how can they work together to make a difference in their companies? The Synergist spoke with an industrial hygienist and a global occupational hygiene manager to find out.