Decision-Making Publication from UCLA Sustainable Technology and Policy Program Team

Posted on Dec 17, 2013 in Developing Tools and Practices, Publications, What I Do | 0 comments

Environmental & Public Health Consulting had the distinct pleasure and honor of working with a team from the UCLA Sustainable Technology and Policy Program in 2011 developing case studies to test whether complex decision-making as required for the assessment of safer alternatives under the California Safer Consumer Product Regulations was a viable option. EPHC and UCLA STPP are delighted to announce that our paper on this work was accepted...

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Ann Blake Speaks at Mount Holyoke College

Posted on Oct 28, 2013 in Chemicals Policy, Presentations, What I Do | 0 comments

Dr. Ann Blake, founder and principal of Environmental and Public Health Consulting, had the honor and distinct pleasure of speaking at her alma mater, Mount Holyoke College, on October 24, 2013. Here’s how the Miller Worley Center for the Environment at the College described her talk. Dr. Blake’s presentation was co-sponsored by the Politics Department at Mount Holyoke.   Potentially harmful chemicals are everywhere, including...

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ChemHAT Featured in new OSHA online toolkit for Safer Chemicals

Posted on Oct 28, 2013 in Developing Tools and Practices, What I Do | 0 comments

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), back at work after the government shutdown, has just launched a new online toolkit to help employers and workers find ways to eliminate hazardous chemicals, or substitute them with a safer chemical, material, product, or process. The resource includes information, methods, tools, and guidance on using informed substitution in the workplace. The toolkit is available at the OSHA website as...

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Worker Training on Green Chemistry and Safer Alternatives

Posted on Aug 9, 2012 in Developing Tools and Practices, Projects, What I Do, What I'm Working On | 0 comments

 Environmental & Public Health Consulting is working with the Blue Green Alliance and IUE-CWA, the Industrial Division of the Communication Workers of America  to develop and deliver training on green chemistry and safer alternatives to IUE-CWA workers across District 9 ((California, Nevada and Hawaii). To date, EPHC has presented at trainings throughout California, with more planned for the summer and fall of...

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