Right-to-Know Laws

Right-to-Know Laws

Welcome to Fall!  I love the crispness of the air, football games, and fresh apple cider.  It’s also a good time to start thinking about your compliance with Right-to-Know (RTK) laws.  The purpose of these laws are to ensure that employers share scientific...
The Dose Makes the Poison

The Dose Makes the Poison

“All substances are poisons; there is none which is not a poison. The right dose differentiates a poison from a remedy.”—Paracelsus Last month we talked about the public perception of chemicals.  This month, let’s focus on risk assessments.  Risk is a function of both...
Public Perception of Chemicals

Public Perception of Chemicals

What comes to mind when you hear that there are chemicals in your product? Those of you reading this are knowledgeable enough to know that not all chemicals are bad. I often hear people in the general public realm or in the media making references to chemicals as...