Entries by P Pityn


Workplace Noise and Hearing Loss Prevention Programs – Updated! The Ontario Ministry of Labour (MOL) has identified noise and hearing loss prevention as a current enforcement priority across many sectors to check on the progress of workplaces towards complying with the requirements of the new Noise Regulation (O. Reg. 381/15), which became effective July 1, […]

Upcoming Mold Exposure Webinar

Oshtech will be presenting a Webinar to Public Health professionals in early February on the subject of mold exposures in homes, schools, and offices.

Interesting mold abstract for AAAAI in Los Angeles

Raining Mold? Mr. James Anderson, MLT, Environmental Allergy/Oshtechinc, London ON, Canada Dr, G. Daniel Brooks, MD FAAAAI, The Asthma & Allergy Center, Omaha NE Rationale: The spring seasons of 2013-2015 in Omaha NE were warm and wet with frequent thunderstorms and heavy rains. The possible effect on airborne fungal spores was studied. Methods: 24 hour […]

OSHTECH launches expanded offering of environmental services for air emissions modelling

With the sweeping changes to the Ministry of Environment process for air approvals certificates, Jennifer Francis, a graduate of the University of Western Ontario environmental engineering program, takes on lead environmental compliance role.  Many private sector corporations are operating outside of the law if they haven’t updated their existing certificate of approval.