From: Melissa Ballard <melissa.ballard**At_Symbol_Here**MICHELIN.COM>
Subject: [DCHAS-L] laboratory located next to cafeteria
Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2017 18:46:56 +0000
Reply-To: ACS Division of Chemical Health and Safety <DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**PRINCETON.EDU>
Message-ID: DB6PR0901MB1557875D19BAAC2F1F8E6BDF82560**At_Symbol_Here**

I would appreciate your help again with a lab design issue. My fabulous engineering colleagues want to locate a new lab next to a cafeteria, sharing a wall. I do not like this idea. The cafeteria is a full kitchen cafeteria where it will have its own exhaust system right next to the chemical laboratory. Their solution is to have the kitchen exhaust stacks “short” and the chemical lab exhaust stacks “high” to try & eliminate the occurrence of any chemical exhaust being drawn into the kitchen intake. I have objected to this but they want a “regulation” that says they can’t do this. My professional judgment isn’t enough.


Any ideas?



Melissa Ballard, MSPH, CIH, CCHO

Industrial Hygienist / Industrial Hygiene Chemist

Michelin North America

1401 Antioch Church Road

IH Lab – Bldg 150 – 1st Floor

Greenville, SC 29605

Internal: 787-1843

Office: (864) 458-1843

Cell: (864) 784-9883

Fax: (864) 458-0070

email: melissa.ballard**At_Symbol_Here**


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