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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New and Old Diesel Components Under Scrutiny

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  • 2:08PM Oct 15, 2012
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Statements by an international agency and recently published research have focused attention on the health and environmental effects of diesel fuel exhaust, opening the door for legal action associated with traditional (pre-1988) exhaust and prompting a closer look at nano-additives in modern, cleaner burning diesel. Recent litigation is related to diesel emissions based on the […]

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Symposium on Microscopic Methods and Applications to Ultrafine Particle/PM2.5/PM10 Characterization and Source Apportionment

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  • 2:32PM Jul 18, 2012
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Mr. Gary Casuccio, Senior Scientist at RJ Lee Group, Inc., will conduct a number of sessions at the Symposium on Microscopic Methods and Applications to Ultrafine Particle/PM2.5/PM10 Characterization and Source Apportionment in Xi’an, China.  The symposium, sponsored by The Institute of Earth Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, RJ Lee Group, Desert Research Institute, and The […]

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Expert Analysis: The EPA’s Regulatory Changes Regarding Trichloroethylene & Safe Environmental Levels

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  • 3:15PM May 21, 2012
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VOCs may be found in soil and groundwater near industrial plants using solvents and in a variety of industrial and commercial processes including chemical manufacturing and petroleum refining. In September 2011, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced its final health assessment for trichloroethylene (TCE), a chlorinated hydrocarbon commonly used in industrial degreasing solvent operations such […]

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Hospital Employee Health Interviews Matt Zock on Monitoring Chemotherapy Drug Exposures

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  • 11:03AM Apr 02, 2012
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In the February 2012 issue of Hospital Employee Health, an industry journal focusing on effective administration of hospital employee health programs, RJ Lee Group Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH), Mr. Matt Zock, was interviewed about the risk of contamination from antineoplastic (chemotherapy) agents and other hazardous drugs in hospital pharmacies and oncology units. The journal article, […]

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Putting Approaches to Safe Nanotechnology into Practice

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  • 3:05PM Oct 19, 2011
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A professional development course offered by TVS-AIHA and NIOSH and sponsored by RJ Lee Group. SPEAKERS:   Gary Casuccio and Keith Rickabaugh 11:15-12:00  Nanotech support for EPA-related issues – Gary Casuccio, RJ Lee Group 1:45-2:30  IH Field Practices for Nano-RECON – Keith Rickabaugh, RJ Lee Group ABIH CM Points: 1.25 Industrial Hygiene Points, Approval#: 11-2457 Topics […]

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Navigating the Uncertainty of Nanotechnology: Insight from Characterization to Safety

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  • 3:27PM Sep 20, 2011
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Gary S. Casuccio, RJ Lee Group Vice President and Senior Scientist, will participate in the continuing Nano & Bio Roundtable™ Series presented by the Center of Innovation for Nanobiotechnology (COIN) in collaboration with the North Carolina Biotechnology Center and East Carolina University. Mr. Casuccio will be one of three participants discussing the topic “An Ounce […]

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RJ Lee Group Sampler Included in the PA NanoMaterials Commercialization Project Portfolio

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  • 9:48AM Jun 13, 2011
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RJ Lee Group, Inc. in partnership with the Pennsylvania NanoMaterials Commercialization Center, is commercializing a novel sampling technology for collection and analysis of airborne nanoparticles. The Personal Thermophoretic Nano-Particle Sampler (Nano-Sampler) will assist in monitoring workplace environments for nanoparticles. This lapel-mounted device deposits nanoscale particles directly upon sampling grids suitable for analysis in an electron […]

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REGULATION OF NANOTECHNOLOGY – Where Innovation and Environmental, Health, and Safety Concerns Intersect

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  • 3:34PM Jun 02, 2011
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The program is being presented at RJ Lee Group, Inc. as part of the Nanotechnology Innovation Executive Briefing Series and will examine two major points of interest dealing with nanotechnology: regulatory and environmental. Mary Beth Deemer of the law firm Jones Day will begin by discussing the existing and proposed regulation of products containing nanoscale […]

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Data Management and Nanotechnology Highlight RJ Lee Group’s Participation at Upcoming Industry Events

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  • 9:31AM Apr 25, 2011
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(MONROEVILLE, PA – April 25, 2011) RJ Lee Group’s participation in two upcoming industry conferences, the Applied Systems Health Management Conference 2011 sponsored by the Society for Machinery Failure Prevention Technology (MFPT) and the American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Expo (AIHce), will address leading hot topics in industrial hygiene and machine failure prevention.

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