From: "Stuart, Ralph" <Ralph.Stuart**At_Symbol_Here**KEENE.EDU>
Date: Tue, 4 Dec 2018 21:41:27 +0000
Reply-To: ACS Division of Chemical Health and Safety <DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**PRINCETON.EDU>
Message-ID: 9F92DC49-7CFC-4C36-AFC8-ABFCAF6D8813**At_Symbol_Here**

> >The photograph in the press release (see link below) about the dry drain incident caught the eye of our RSO. I must admit this is the first time I've seen anyone using a Geiger counter to investigate an odor!
Yes, the press' understanding of hazmat response is interesting. I cringe 2 or 3 times a month when a fire department declares an odor response over because their 4 gas meter doesn't show any hazard... I know that's when the real work begins on chasing down the source of the problem...

- Ralph

Ralph Stuart, CIH, CCHO
Environmental Safety Manager
Keene State College
603 358-2859


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