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4 Ways You Could Be Mismanaging Your Peroxide Formers

Posted by Ted Dubiel on Mon, May 15, 2017

Peroxide forming compounds are volatile materials that, if handled improperly, can result in explosion, injury, and added expenses to your facility. Unfortunately, many organizations dealing with these compounds are handling them incorrectly. Watch the video below to take a look at four ways you could be mismanaging peroxide formers...

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Tags: peroxide former, peroxide formers, chemical, life sciences, technical services

7 Things You Need to Know Before Moving Your Lab

Posted by Ian Lanza on Fri, Mar 03, 2017

There are a lot moving parts when it comes to completing a lab relocation. You have to pack and label chemicals, decontaminate your lab thoroughly, and transport everything to the new lab, all while remembering every regulation associated with the move and making sure you’re in compliance with all of them. 

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Tags: Field Services, lab pack, lab safety, lab move, lab relocation, Education, life sciences, lab decontamination, technical services

[VIDEO] 10 Most Common Clean Air Act Violations

Posted by Rick Foote on Mon, Feb 27, 2017

 
 
 
 
 
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Tags: Clean Air Act, industrial, technical services, CAA

Are You Using Peroxide Forming Compounds?

Posted by Olivia Smith on Mon, Nov 14, 2016

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Tags: eh&s, lab safety, peroxide, Education, life sciences, technical services

7 Things You Need to Know About Before Moving Your Lab

Posted by Sasha Laferte on Mon, Sep 12, 2016

There are a lot moving parts when it comes to completing a lab relocation. You have to pack and label chemicals, decontaminate your lab thoroughly and transport everything to the new lab, while, all the while, remembering every regulation associated with the move and making sure you’re in compliance with all of them. 

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Tags: Field Services, lab pack, lab safety, lab move, lab relocation, Education, life sciences, lab decontamination, technical services

[VIDEO] 10 Most Common Clean Air Act Violations

Posted by Rick Foote on Mon, Feb 22, 2016

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


For those of you who don’t know, the Clean Air Act (CAA) is a national law designed to help control air pollution. It was developed by the EPA and applies to all organizations producing air borne contaminants that may be harmful to the general population.  Failure to comply with the Clean Air Act can lead to up to $50,000 in fines and a year in jail.

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Tags: Clean Air Act, industrial, technical services

5 Things You Probably Don't Know About IATA

Posted by Doug Graham on Thu, Nov 05, 2015

If your organization ships hazardous materials by air, IATA likely plays a significant role in avoiding regulatory violations, emergency situations, and package rejections/shipping delays. Because it is a confusing topic for many, we’ve outlined the top 5 things you should know about IATA.

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Tags: IATA, compliance training, technical services

How To Transform Your Company’s Safety Culture

Posted by Jim Holland on Wed, Nov 04, 2015

It is rare, that a company or operation will consider their safety programs and performance proprietary, even with competitors. Yet with the abundance of ideas and programs, standards and best practices, all in the public domain, why do companies see vastly different outcomes in their safety performance? The answer in many cases is culture.  

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Tags: safety culture, technical services

The Periodic Table of EH&S: 4 Steps to Success

Posted by Sasha Laferte on Thu, Oct 29, 2015

 There isn’t a playbook for creating a best in class EH&S program. Managing all the facets and organizing them into steps is a difficult endeavor.

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Tags: technical services, EHS management

EH&S in Action: A High Risk Lab Decontamination

Posted by Sasha Laferte on Mon, Jun 22, 2015

Triumvirate Environmental recently performed a lab clean out and decontamination at a large university. To learn more about this project, watch the video to the right.

Due to the sensitive nature of the lab's condition, the university asked to remain anonymous. Prior to Triumvirate's project, the lab had been abandoned. The lab contained explosives, corrosives, and toxic chemicals that were over 30 years old. Triumvirate performed a complete clean-out and decontamination of the lab and brought in its high-haz team to safely remove unidentified and forbidden-to-ship materials.

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Tags: decontamination, Field Services, Education, life sciences, technical services

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