Huntington Beach, CA, March 1, 2017
LA Testing and its parent company, EMSL Analytical, Inc., will be hosting an Emerging Asbestos Issues and Industrial Hygiene Sampling Workshop on Wednesday, May 10th in Anaheim, California. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., followed by the workshop that will run from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
This one-day course will be divided into two sections. Ed Cahill, Vice President of EMSL’s Asbestos Division, will discuss the following asbestos topics in the morning:
- Gravimetric Reduction on Problem Matrix Samples
- Compositing Samples for PLM analysis
- Asbestos in Settled Dust (ASTM 5755 and ASTM 6480)
- Asbestos, Erionite and Other Fibers in Soil (Problems and Solutions)
- Asbestos in Water
In the afternoon, Mike Menz, CIH, EMSL’s Environmental, Health and Safety Manager, will cover the following industrial hygiene sampling topics:
- Traditional IH Sampling – Sorbent Tubes, Passive Badges, Inorganic Acids, Particulate
- Silica Sampling and Analysis
- PCB Sampling and Analysis
- TO-15 Sampling and Analysis
- EMSL Industrial Hygiene Services Overview
“With over 30 years of experience in the environmental testing industry, both LA Testing and EMSL’s training events help industry professionals stay up-to-date on current testing and analysis methods,” said Joseph Frasca, Senior Vice President of Marketing at EMSL Analytical, Inc. “This workshop is also American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABIH) compliant for attendees seeking continuing credits.”
The Emerging Asbestos Issues and Industrial Hygiene Sampling Workshop costs $199 per attendee. LA Testing and EMSL are offering a discounted rate of $149 for attendees who register up until Thursday, March 30th. The workshop will be held at the Anaheim Marriot located at 700 West Convention Way.
For more information on the Emerging Asbestos Issues and Industrial Hygiene Sampling Workshop, please click here. To register, please contact Jennifer Mazonas at (843) 737-6955 or register online by clicking here. To download a flyer detailing the course, please click here.
To view a full list of LA Testing laboratory locations, accreditations and services, please call (800) 755-1794, visit www.LATesting.com or email info@LATesting.com.
About LA Testing
LA Testing is California’s leading laboratory for air quality testing of asbestos, mold, lead, VOCs, formaldehyde, soot, char, ash and smoke damage, particulates and other chemicals. In addition, LA Testing offers a full range of air sampling and investigative equipment to professionals and the general public. LA Testing maintains an extensive list of accreditations including: AIHA LAP LLC., AIHA ELLAP, AIHA EMLAP and AIHA IHLAP, NVLAP, CDC ELITE, State of California, State of Hawaii Department of Health and other states. LA Testing, along with the EMSL Analytical, Inc. network, has multiple laboratories throughout California including Huntington Beach, San Diego, San Leandro and South Pasadena.