PFAS NEWS FROM AROUND THE U.S.

SGS is following these stories and will continue to keep you up-to-date: STATE-BY-STATE Per- And Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) – State Legislation 2017-2018 What is PFAS and how are state governments dealing with the threat and actuality of PFAS contamination. NEW JERSEY State of New Jersey Establishes New Maximums for PFAS The Department of Environmental Protection […]

DR. HARRY BEHZADI TALKS PFAS AT WESTERN GROUNDWATER CONFERENCE, SEPT 25-27

Dr. Harry Behzadi, VP Business Development, SGS EHS North America, will present a poster presentation at the first annual Western Groundwater Conference in Sacramento, CA titled, “The DOs and DON’Ts of PFAS Sampling and More”. PFAS analysis, in all environmental matrices, is surging in North America and around the globe. The SGS network of laboratories, […]

SGS DRILLING EARNS SAFETY AWARD FOR KEEPING SAFE, HEALTHY TEAM ON THE JOB

The SGS Drilling team has demonstrated that safety is a priority. It recently accepted the New Jersey Governor’s Occupational Safety and Health Merit Award on behalf of the SGS EHS team at the 90th Annual New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development awards ceremony in Hamilton, NJ. The award of merit presented to SGS […]

PFAS NEWS FROM AROUND THE U.S.

SGS is following these stories and will continue to keep you up-to-date: MICHIGAN State of Michigan Offers “Action Response” for PFAS Contamination The Michigan PFAS Action Response Team (MPART) was launched in 2017 and is the first multi-agency action team of its kind in the nation. It is a collaboration of heath, environment and other […]

SGS North America Inc. Environmental Health And Safety 2018 Fourth Of July Schedule

SGS North America Inc., Environmental Health and Safety campuses will be closed on Wednesday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. We will be accepting samples during normal business hours on the days before and after the holiday. In order to accommodate holding times around the holiday, we ask that you keep the following in […]

SGS Earns Additional PFAS Accreditation Assuring High-Quality Data

Three SGS laboratories, with a fourth one coming very soon, have earned accreditation from the Department of Defense (DoD) for PFAS analysis by QSM 5.1 Table B-15 which uses isotope dilution (ID) techniques. DOD QSM 5.1 Table B-15 accreditation means SGS laboratories have the highest level of data quality to assure PFAS analysis is precise […]

SGS Invites TCEQ Visitors to Experience How the AIHR Shark Attacks EPA 325 for Rapid Benzene Leak ID

SGS is offering environmental professionals an opportunity to experience a state-of-the-art innovation that provides a truly unique, analytical approach and helps achieve the timely results needed for root-cause analysis. The SGS Booth, # 835, at TCEQ, May 15 – May 16 in Austin, TX, will be displaying the AIHR Shark, which provides the data required […]

D’Juana Beason Joins SGS EHS as Account Manager

D’Juana Beason recently joined SGS EHS as Account Manager for Louisiana. Beason returns to SGS after spending three years with SGS Accutest as a Business Development Manager from 2009-2012. For more than 10 years, Beason has focused on client service and business development at environmental companies in Louisiana and Arkansas. This includes opening and managing […]