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January Is National Radon Month: Is Your Home Safe?

The U.S. EPA had declared January as the National Radon Action Month, in an attempt to raise awareness about the dangers of radon gas in homes and businesses.  The agency is trying to promote awareness about the subject by educating … Continue reading

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Philadelphia Air Pollution – Is Philadelphia Really That Polluted?

Following the release of Forbes’ 2011 Most Toxic Cities list many Philadelphians experienced a twinge of panic when the City of Brotherly Love took the not-so-coveted top spot.  The 80 largest metropolitan cities in the U.S. were scored based on … Continue reading

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Respiratory Protection Standard

Our company, EES, provides health and safety services to manufacturers, universities and the healthcare industry.  On occasion, we will describe these services in our blog, EES Essential Elements.  Among the services we offer our clients are respiratory fit testing and … Continue reading

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Proposed Radon In Drinking Water Rule

In case you didn’t have enough to worry about … radon in drinking water is a significant issue that the U.S. EPA is trying to solve. PROPOSED RADON IN DRINKING WATER RULE – NOTICE OF EXTENSION OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD … Continue reading

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