Understanding Risk in Scientific Writing: PFAS

Most people are familiar with every day units and likely do unit conversions without even thinking about it, such as feet to inches, or cups to ounces. More complex conversions…

NIOSH Announces 19 “PHE” Designated Respirators Are Now Obsolete

19 respirator models, that had previously been approved under a temporary public health emergency (PHE) designation related to the COVID-19 pandemic, are now considered obsolete by the National Institute for Health…

New Skin Notation Profile Focuses on Flavoring Compounds

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) published a new skin notation profile for the flavoring compound diacetyl and its substitute, 2,3-pentanedione and other various chemicals. In the  profile…

OSHA Announces Changes to Severe Violator Enforcement Program

The United States Department of Labor announced updated criteria for its Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s Severe Violator Enforcement Program. These updates are designed to strengthen enforcement and improve compliance…

OSHA Releases Top 10 Most Frequently Cited Workplace Safety Standards for 2022

Employers have a responsibility to provide a safe and healthy workplace with programs and systems in place to protect employees from a vast range of workplace hazards. For any business,…

Product Stewardship and Artificial Christmas Trees

What is Product Stewardship? Product stewardship is the responsibility of managing the health, safety, and environmental aspects of raw materials, intermediates, and consumer products through their life cycle and across…

Join RHP’s Frank Pagone, PhD, CIH at Perrin Conferences Webinar: One Year Since EPA’s PFAS Roadmap – Updates and Preparation for 2023

  Join experts for a panel discussion on updates and upcoming preparations of PFAS on Wednesday, November 30, 2022 from 2:00-3:30 EST at the Perrin Conferences webinar. Frank Pagone, PhD,…

EPA Issues Final Revised Risk Determination for Pigment Violet 29 (PV29) under TSCA

The U.S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a final revised risk determination for Pigment Violet 29 (PV29) determining that, as a whole chemical substance, PV29, poses an “unreasonable risk”…

World Health Organization Releases List of Health-Threatening Fungi

As the first global effort to systematically prioritize fungal pathogens, the World Health Organization (WHO) has released a catalogue of 19 “priority pathogens” representing those they believe are the greatest…

Join Jacob Persky, MPH, CIH for an exciting workshop through the Product Stewardship Society on the Fundamentals and Value of Modeling Product Exposures

  RHP Risk Management’s Jacob Persky, MPH, CIH is presenting at the Product Stewardship Society’s “Fundamentals and Value of Modeling Product Exposures” online interactive workshop on Wednesday, November 2, 2022…