Category Archives: News

PFAS Update VIII: PFAS and Emerging Contaminants Continue to Grab Headlines Locally, Statewide and Nationally

As PFAS and other emerging contaminants are identified throughout the United States, awareness has grown among the citizenry, and governments on many levels are taking action with more intense study and research, lawsuits, proposed legislation, remediation funding and more. The articles in this month’s PFAS Update detail breaking news and revisit the history of these […]

SGS North America Environment, Health & Safety Microbiological Analyses For Dayton, NJ Laboratory

SGS North America Environment, Health and Safety’s Dayton, NJ location will no longer analyze samples for microbiological analyses effective July 1, 2019. The last day we will receive samples for analysis in house will be Thursday, June 27, 2019. To facilitate this transition for our ongoing sampling events, we will be working with local laboratories […]

Independence Day Schedule

SGS North America Inc., Environment Health and Safety campuses will be closed on Thursday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day. We will be accepting samples during normal business hours on the days before and after the holiday. Our normal business hours are 8 AM – 5 PM. To accommodate holding times around the holiday, […]

PFAS Update VII: PFAS Permeates National/Global Landscape

This super-sized edition of the SGS PFAS Update starts with news targeted to a national audience involving contamination identification, relation to disease, pending and desired legislation, and more. The news that 610 PFAS-contaminated water sites have been identified in 43 states pretty much sums up why this is an issue that demands and is getting […]

Dr. Harry Behzadi To Share Pfas Expertise At “Environmental Show Of The South”, May 15

Dr. Harry Behzadi, VP Business Development, SGS EHS North America, will present at The Environmental Show of the South Conference & Exposition in Chattanooga, TN. On Wednesday, May 15, 1:10 PM-1:30 PM, Dr. Behzadi will discuss “PFAS and Waste – What to Do with It Now?” in Room 11 of the Chattanooga Convention Center. Dr. […]

PFAS UPDATE VI: Concerns and Action on the Increase

Corporations, Communities, Airports, Waterways, the Military and Even Alligators are Making PFAS News this Month There’s no getting around it. Communities’ concerns are rising, awareness is growing and government action is intensifying on issues involving contamination and pollution of PFAS and other emerging contaminants. With each PFAS Update we offer, there are more stories to […]

Let SGS Help You Get Your EHS Analysis Done Right Throughout Florida!

Aaron Ben David and the Entire SGS Team Offer the Expertise to Provide the Best EHS Analysis Solutions throughout Florida Aaron Ben David recently joined SGS as Senior Account Executive. He will offer SGS’s full range of Environmental, Health & Safety analytical services to clients and potential clients throughout Florida. Aaron has worked in the […]

Order for PFAS Investigations in California

California Landfills and Airports Take Notice: The State Water Resources Control Board Has Issued an Order for PFAS Investigations that May Affect You! As the federal government and many municipalities around the U.S. are gearing up to take action, the state of California is taking immediate action on PFAS in many landfills and airports that […]