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EMSL Atlanta Hosts Free Workshop

Category Press Release
Publish Date 7/3/2017
Author Paul Cochrane
Title Georgia Mold and Air Quality Testing Laboratory Offers Free Construction Defect, Moisture and Mold Workshop
Introduction EMSL Analytical, Inc. is hosting a comprehensive day-long course that takes place in Atlanta, Georgia on July 20.

Atlanta, GA, July 3, 2017

Professionals involved with preventing construction defects, water damage, mold and indoor air quality (IAQ) issues are invited to take part in a one-day workshop being offered by EMSL Analytical, Inc. The workshop, Preventing Construction Defects, Moisture Intrusion & Mold, is being held on July 20th in Atlanta, Georgia.

EMSL is pleased to be offering this free course that is being taught by Wynn L. White, P.E. and Chris White, P.E., LEED AP, CBCP. Wynn is the President of Wynn L. White Consulting Engineers, Inc. The company is based in Baton Rouge where Chris utilizes his 20 years of industry experience as a Project Manager for the firm.

This workshop uses simple science and engineering principles to help professionals prevent construction defects, moisture intrusion and mold. Attendees will be prepared for the inevitable flooding of a building as well as what to design and look for during construction in order to avoid the defects that frequently cause moisture intrusions and mold. Participants will also learn how to prepare for and respond to a flood to avoid mold. This will be a fast-paced, action-packed workshop designed to teach ways to identify potential problems in advance, design to avoid problems, collaborate with other contractors, benchmark and measure performance, and how teach everyone on a jobsite to avoid defects and mold growth.

“We invite consultants and contractors involved with construction defects, water damage, mold and IAQ issues from Georgia and surrounding states to attend this complimentary one-day course,” said Joe Frasca, Senior Vice President, Marketing at EMSL Analytical, Inc. “EMSL is pleased to offer this exceptional workshop that is being taught by two industry veterans with a wealth of real-word experience. Register today because this free event is filling up fast.”

The Preventing Construction Defects, Moisture Intrusion & Mold Workshop is free and will be held at the Radisson Hotel Atlanta NW – Grand Ballroom at 1775 Parkway Place SE in Atlanta, Georgia. To register or learn more about this upcoming event or other training opportunities and laboratory services offered by EMSL, visit www.emsl.com/Training.aspx, call (843) 737-6955 or email jmazonas@EMSL.com.

About EMSL Analytical, Inc.

EMSL Analytical, Inc. is one of the leading testing laboratories with 40 locations throughout the United States and Canada. EMSL is a nationally recognized and locally focused provider specializing in fast laboratory results for mold, bacteria, Legionella, USP <797>, pathogens, asbestos, lead, soot, char & ash from fires, VOC’s, odors, radon, formaldehyde, indoor air quality, microbiology, environmental, industrial hygiene, radiological, food, beverage & consumer products and material testing services for the identification of unknown substances. EMSL services both professionals and the general public. EMSL maintains an extensive list of accreditations from leading organizations as well as state and federal regulating bodies including, but not limited to A2LA, AIHA LAP, LLC. (AIHA EMLAP, AIHA IHLAP, AIHA ELLAP), NVLAP, CDC ELITE, CPSC, CA ELAP, NY ELAP, TX DOH, NJDEP and multiple other state accrediting agencies. Please visit our website at www.EMSL.com for a complete listing of accreditations.  In addition, EMSL carries a wide range of Sampling Equipment and Investigative Products for environmental professionals.