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Toxicology + Industrial Hygiene Consulting

Celebrating 20 Years

 

Veritox® professionals provide science-based evaluations and recommendations for human and environmental health issues. We use a multiple-disciplinary team to provide comprehensive in-house services in exposure assessment, industrial hygiene, human and environmental toxicology, medical toxicology, risk assessment, and occupational and emergency medicine. 

Founded in 1998, Veritox® is a private corporation that has 20 years of experience solving problems for individuals, private and public companies, schools, and governmental and non-governmental organizations.


Timely Topics

Mold on consumer products: How dangerous is it?

Clara Chan, MSc, DABT | May 18, 2018

A major home furnishing store recently recalled about 175,000 comforters “due to risk of mold exposure.” The recall was reportedly made “after a few mold spores were detected on a minimal number of units.” In the US, there have been other consumer products recalled “due to risk of mold exposure.” [...read more]

Something Fishy is in the Air

Stephanie Carter, MSPH, PhD, CIH | May 3, 2018

Seafood handling, processing, and packaging workers may be exposed to airborne particles, including bits of seafood, additives, soot, and salt water mist. Industrial hygienists can measure the types and amount of particulate matter these workers may breathe to assess their exposure, and if needed, recommend controls to prevent adverse health effects related to the inhaled particles. [...read more]

Do you know a YOPI?

Karen Michael, MPH, PhD | March 2, 2018

YOPI’s are people who fall into the category of the very Young, very Old, Pregnant or Immune-compromised. This is a handy acronym for referring to a group of people that are generally at a higher risk of acquiring infectious diseases and developing complications from them. [...read more]

Norovirus: a Common Virus with Olympic Proportions

Karen Michael, MPH, PhD | February 16, 2018

Norovirus has been in the news recently due to an outbreak among security guards and athletes at the South Korean Olympic Village. Norovirus is commonly associated with illness aboard cruise ships but has recently been found to be responsible for widespread illness in other venues, including a recent outbreak affecting hundreds of diners at two Seattle-area restaurants. [...read more]

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Upcoming Events

PANWAT 2018 Annual Meeting

October 14-15, 2018: Veritox will attend the Annual Meeting of the Pacific Nortwest Association of Toxicologists (PANWAT) in Bothell, WA.

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News

IAQA Seattle Chapter Workshop

Coreen Robbins, MHS, PhD, CIH, spoke at the Indoor Air Quality Association (Seattle Chapter) workshop Cannabis! Fentanyl! Methamphetamine! Oh My!” on September 20, 2018, in Seattle, WA. Her presentation focused on Vertiox’s investigations into indoor air quality issues related to cannabis production facilities.

THC, Fitness for Duty, and Other Toxicology Issues in the Northwest Workplace

Nadia Moore, PhD, DABT, ERT, was invited to speak at the "THC, Fitness for Duty, and Other Toxicology Issues in the Northwest Workplace" session on September 8, 2018, at the 2018 Annual Northwest Association of Occupational and Environmental Conference in Seattle, WA. [...read more]

Advanced Comprehensive Toxicology

Bruce Kelman, PhD, DABT, ATS, ERT, taught Occupational Toxicology and Forensic Toxicology at the American College of Toxicology Advanced Comprehensive Toxicology 2018 Educational Course in Gaithersburg, MD.

Congratulations to UW DEOHS Grads

Bruce Kelman, PhD, DABT, ATS, ERT, was honored to give a commencement address at the June 8th celebration [...read more]

A Successful AIHce 2018

Veritox attended and presented at AIHce 2018, May 21-23, 2018, in Philadelphia, PA. [...read more]

American Conference Institute’s 23rd National Forum on Asbestos Claims & Litigation

Bruce Kelman, PhD, DABT, ATS, ERT, lectured at the American Conference Institute’s 23rd National Forum on Asbestos Claims & Litigation, May 21-23, 2018, in Chicago, IL. [...read more]

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