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June 18, 2020 / COVID-19, Reentry

OSHA’s Guidance As Non-Essential Businesses Reopen and Employees Return to Work

On Thursday, June 18, 2020, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued guidance to...
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May 26, 2020 / COVID-19

Coronavirus Does Not Spread Easily on Surfaces, C.D.C. Says (NYT, 5/22/2020)

If you’re worried about wiping down grocery bags or disinfecting mailed packages, this C.D.C. guidance might bring some relief. It’s...
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May 20, 2020 / COVID-19, Disinfecting and Cleaning

CDC Revises Cleaning and Disinfection for Households

Interim Recommendations for U.S. Households with Suspected or Confirmed Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)Other LanguagesPrint PageSummary of Recent Changes Revisions were...
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May 5, 2020 / COVID-19, Temperature Readings

Temporal Artery Thermometer Readings

Our Industrial Hygienists are conducting temporal artery thermometer readings for servaral of our clients to enter the workplace. The studies...
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April 30, 2020 / COVID-19

CIH and Industrial Hygienists are considered “Essential Workers”

CIH and Industrial Hygienists are considered "Essential Workers" during COVID-19.
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April 20, 2020 / COVID-19, Indoor Air Quality (IAQ), Reentry

Indoor Environment Plays Role in Virus Transmission

Recently, the Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration (ACHR) News published an article titled, “Indoor Environment Plays Role in Virus Transmission”...
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April 6, 2020 / COVID-19, Reentry

AIHA: Recovering from Building COVID Closures

AIHA has provided a guidance document for when buildings reopen from COVID-19 closures. If a building was not properly cleaned...
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April 1, 2020 / COVID-19, Respirators

Decontamination and Reuse of N95 Respirators with Hydrogen Peroxide Vapor 2

Duke University Health System has evaluated and will begin utilitizing Hydrogen Peroxide Vapor to decontaminate N95 respirators. Attached is the...
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March 9, 2020 / Industrial Hygiene, Skin Sensitizers

Skin Sensitization

For more information on sensitizers, contact Gary Schwartz at (973) 597-0750. A recent article in AIHA's November 2019 Synergist highlighted the topic of...
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March 9, 2020 / Industrial Hygiene, Machine Guarding

National Emphasis Program

For more information on training to properly safeguard machinery or equipment, contact Gary Schwartz at (973) 597-0750. OSHA published an update...
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