Hazardous Drugs and Worker Safety: Emerging Regulations

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  • 1:27PM Apr 12, 2013
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In February, California introduced Assembly Bill (AB) 1202 that would require its state Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board to promulgate a standard for hazardous drugs, which includes antineoplastic agents or “chemotherapy.” If enacted, California will become the second state to regulate hazardous drug handling in the workplace, as the state of Washington passed a […]

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RJ Lee Group’s Criminal Forensics Department Earns ASCLD/LAB-International Accreditations in Gunshot Residue (GSR) and Distance Determination

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  • 2:12PM Mar 25, 2013
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(MONROEVILLE, Pa., March 25, 2013) RJ Lee Group, Inc. is proud to announce that its Criminal Forensics department has received accreditation from the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors / Laboratory Accreditation Board (ASCLD/LAB) – International Program in the trace evidence sub-disciplines of gunshot residue (GSR) and gunshot distance determination.  RJ Lee Group is one […]

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RJ Lee Group Releases New Laboratory Testing Services Guide

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  • 11:44AM Feb 12, 2013
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(MONROEVILLE, Pa., February 12, 2013) RJ Lee Group, Inc. is pleased to release a comprehensive update to its Laboratory Testing Guide, which lists the company’s many available laboratory testing services.  The updated guide includes the latest pricing and analytical offerings for service areas included in the previous edition, such as Industrial Hygiene, Environmental and Wet […]

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PADEP Proposal Would Limit Liability for Using Mine Influenced Water in Fracking Process

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  • 1:54PM Feb 01, 2013
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Based on a recommendation by Pennsylvania Governor Corbett’s Marcellus Shale Advisory Commission, the state’s Department of Environmental Protection (PADEP) published a white paper in January detailing how the agency intends to review proposals from Oil & Gas drillers on use of Mine Influenced Water (MIW) for drilling operations. MIW includes either water contained in a […]

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Dr. Crystal Densmore Joins RJ Lee Group, Will Work in Materials Characterization and Failure Analysis

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  • 11:40AM Jan 10, 2013
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RJ Lee Group, Inc. materials characterization laboratory and industrial forensics consulting firm is pleased to welcome Dr. Crystal Densmore to its Technical Consulting group.  Dr. Densmore specializes in the areas of coatings, polymers, foams, and composites, and she has a decade of experience working on materials science projects related to national security and defense.  At […]

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RJ Lee Group’s “Group Troop” Donates to Make-a-Wish for Third Consecutive Year

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  • 11:35AM Dec 20, 2012
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(MONROEVILLE, Pa., December 20, 2012) For the third consecutive year, RJ Lee Group, Inc.’s in-house Group Troop charitable organization contributed to Pittsburgh’s Make-a-Wish® Foundation for the holiday season.  The donation, totaling $3,443, was raised by having departments within the company create themed baskets and auction them in a Chinese auction.

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Regulatory and Policy Issues to Watch for in 2013

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  • 1:59PM Dec 05, 2012
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With 2013 quickly approaching, we met with our experts to get their take on some key regulatory and policy issues that may be developing in the new year. Here are the top issues that they identified, in no particular order: 1. ASTM Subcommittee to Address Standards for Fracking A newly formed ASTM International Subcommittee (D18.26 […]

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RJ Lee Group Scientists Publish Article on Airborne Asbestos Fibers in The Microscope

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  • 11:34AM Nov 19, 2012
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(MONROEVILLE, Pa., November 19, 2012) RJ Lee Group, Inc.’s Mr. Drew R. Van Orden, Mr. Matt Sanchez, and Mr. J. Michael Wilmoth wrote and published an article discussing the effects of sample preparation of asbestos in The Microscope.  The article, entitled “Effect of Sample Preparation on Observed Airborne Fiber Characteristics,” was published in Volume 60, […]

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RJ Lee Group Provides Rapid, Mobile Monitoring of Organic Contamination and Leaks Caused by Hurricane Sandy

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  • 11:31AM Nov 06, 2012
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(MONROEVILLE, Pa., November 6, 2012) RJ Lee Group, Inc.’s mobile laboratory is now available to aid in assessing and monitoring organic contaminants that may occur in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.  Using novel analytical technology, RJ Lee Group can support investigations associated with suspect odors, volatile toxic compounds and organic chemical releases to the environment. 

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RJ Lee Group Bolsters Geological Services with Boots-on-Ground Support

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  • 11:29AM Oct 31, 2012
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New services include mining exploration and due diligence for surface quarries and sand and gravel pits. (MONROEVILLE, Pa., October 31, 2012) RJ Lee Group, Inc., materials characterization laboratory and industrial forensic consulting firm, has expanded its geological services capabilities to include mine exploration, mineralogical site assessments, 3D block modeling, due diligence for mining valuation and […]

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