New Ventilation Requirements to Reduce Airborne Chemical Hazards in New York Nail Salons
EMSL Analytical, Inc. provides air testing to identify potentially hazardous chemicals often found in nail and beauty salons.
Cinnaminson, NJ, September 26th, 2016 This summer, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced new ventilation requirements for approximately 5,000 nail salons across the state. The ventilation requirements are meant to protect workers and customers from potentially harmful chemical gases and vapors.New salons that open on October 3rd or later are required to comply with the ventilation standards from the 2015 International Mechanical Code. Existing salons have five years to meet the standard.Just last year,.......[Read More]
EMSL Provides Custom Analytical Laboratory Services for Water Treatment and Membrane Filtration Industry Professionals
EMSL Analytical, offers analysis for microfiltration, reverse osmosis, desalinization and water treatment.
Salem, NH, September 23rd, 2016
EMSL Analytical, Inc. is pleased to announce that it now offers comprehensive analysis packages and customized support services to clients in the microfiltration, reverse osmosis, desalinization and water treatment communities. The laboratory specializes in materials, chemistry and microbiological analysis.“We have the expertise and experience to handle any size or type of project,” said Jeff Jacques, Business Development Manager of the New England Region at EMSL Analytical, Inc........[Read More]
Identifying and Preventing Hydrogen Peroxide Exposure Risks in the Workplace
EMSL Analytical, Inc. provides testing services and sampling supplies to identify hydrogen peroxide and other chemical compounds.
Cinnaminson, NJ, September 22nd, 2016 Earlier this year, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a Consumer Update for people who use hydrogen peroxide contact lens solutions. The document reminds consumers to follow manufacturer’s directions and warnings to avoid affecting their vision and health.Contact lens wearers are not the only ones who can be negatively impacted by exposure to hydrogen peroxide. A number of industries use hydrogen peroxide in high concentrations, including bleaching textiles and paper, as a.......[Read More]
EMSL Awarded CDC ELITE Certification for Legionella Testing in Orlando
EMSL Analytical, Inc. offers legionella testing services nationwide to assist with validating Legionella Water Safety Plans.
Orlando, FL, September 21st, 2016
EMSL Analytical, Inc. is proud to announce that its Orlando, Florida laboratory received CDC ELITE certification for Legionella testing, making it the first testing laboratory in Orlando with this accreditation. There are now 15 CDC ELITE proficient laboratories in EMSL’s network of laboratories across North America, which is more than any other laboratory in the United States.“We are very pleased of EMSL Orlando and our other 14 laboratories for receiving their CDC ELITE.......[Read More]
Texas Experiencing Another Active Year of Infections Due to Cyclospora
EMSL Analytical, Inc. provides environmental and food testing services to identify Cyclospora and other microorganisms to protect the public.
Houston, TX, September 21st, 2016 Last month, the Texas Department of State Health Services announced that 88 cases of cyclosporiasis had been reported to the agency so far in 2016. This included 83 cases that were reported solely in July and August. Texas has experienced several years with high case counts, including 316 cases in 2015 and 351 cases in 2013 - the highest number for any state that year. Cyclosporiasis is an intestinal infection caused by Cyclospora cayetanensis, a parasite composed of one cell. The Centers.......[Read More]
Another Macadamia Nut Recall Due to Salmonella Concerns Announced by California Company
To help prevent foodborne illnesses and costly product recalls, EMSL Analytical, Inc. offers food testing services to identify Salmonella and other microbial pathogens.
San Leandro, CA, September 20th, 2016 Contaminated macadamia nuts continues to surface in the news. Just last month, a California company with offices in Stockton and San Francisco announced a product recall due to macadamia nuts possibly contaminated with Salmonella. In February of this year, a Berkley company announced that they were recalling macadamia nuts and products containing them because of the potential for Salmonella contamination.According to the latest recall notice, testing revealed that a package of the.......[Read More]