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SCAQMD Rule 1180 Refinery Fenceline Monitoring Plans are Available for Public Comment

Posted: Dec 12, 2018

To all interested parties,

Draft refinery fenceline air monitoring plans for SCAQMD’s Rule 1180 are now available for public comment. Please click on the link to the Rule 1180 webpage below to view the draft plans and for information on submitting your comments, including deadlines for public comment:

Rule 1180 Webpage

For any questions regarding the above information, please contact:

Dr. Andrea Polidori
Advanced Monitoring Technologies Manager
(909) 396-3283


Dr. Olga Pikelnaya
Program Supervisor
(909) 396 3157

Government Affairs in CA Update

Posted: Sep 14, 2018

Government Affairs

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is announcing a public meeting to solicit comments and suggestions from stakeholders in the financial industry, including employers, employees, and representatives of employers and employees, on issues facing the agency in its administration of the whistleblower protection provisions of the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010, Section 1057 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010, and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.

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Refinery Safety Technician Certificate Pathway

Posted: May 25, 2018

The OSHA Training Institute Education Center is offering their yearly Refinery Safety Technician course pathway starting May 30th. Don’t miss the opportunity to complete 4 out of 9 core courses needed for this certificate:

  • Refinery HES Overview
  • Managing Safety Performance in Refineries
  • Refinery Hazard Control and Safe Work Practices
  • OSHA 521- OSHA Guide to Industrial hygiene

These courses are only offered once a year! Enroll today!

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