In December 2016 William “Mitch” Mitchell joined the AirQuest team as the Director of Industrial Hygiene Services. Mr. Mitchell has over twenty-two (22) years of diverse occupational health and safety management and industrial hygiene experience.  United States Air Force (Ret.), Mr. Mitchell has performed industrial hygiene duties for the Air Force for 20 years, then as… Read more »

. Every year over 300 people die in ladder-related accidents, and thousands suffer disabling injuries. Which is why the American Ladder Institute (ALI) is celebrating the first-ever National Ladder Safety Month, designed to raise awareness of ladder safety and to decrease the number of ladder-related injuries and fatalities. National Ladder Safety Month is the only movement dedicated exclusively to… Read more »

. Here’s what you need to know. Background: Respirable crystalline silica is produced by the drilling, cutting, and grinding of materials that contain silica, such as concrete, stone, and brick. Health effects of silica dust include silicosis, lung cancer, kidney disease, and COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease). The New Rule: The rule cuts the permissible exposure limit (PEL) for… Read more »

Job Summary: AirQuest is seeking an Industrial Hygienist candidate to support our industrial hygiene services at military installations across the United States. Specific Responsibilities: Perform a full range of occupational and environmental health engineering duties. Conduct industrial hygiene breathing zone and general area time weighted average (TWA) or short term exposure limit (STEL) air sampling…. Read more »

March 31, 2016 Growth oriented environmental and industrial hygiene consulting firm seeks a senior environmental, health & safety professional to join its team as a Senior Project Manager. The successful candidate must have an entrepreneurial spirit as demonstrated by the proven ability to engage, service, maintain, and delight clients. The ideal candidate is an entrepreneurial… Read more »

Ft. Lauderdale, FL – February 3, 2016 – AirQuest Environmental, Inc. was awarded a 2-year contract by The School District of Palm Beach County for asbestos and industrial hygiene consulting services. Under the contract, AirQuest will support the 11th largest school district in the nation working with their 187 schools and other supporting buildings. Some… Read more »

Start the new year with a safe resolution! Let us take care of your home the best way we know how and make sure you are out of harm’s way. It is important to know about Radon awareness and prevention because of its key components. Radon gas is a colorless and odorless gas that builds… Read more »

Reducing waste is key to a safe & healthy environment. During the course of the year, many don’t realize the amount of food waste dumped into landfills across America. During America Recycles Day, November 15th, we invite you to participate in reducing food waste around the community. Food waste is any type of edible that… Read more »

As we finish off our lead awareness month, we thought it critical that you are aware about the famous RRP rule when it comes to lead. The RRP (Renovation, Repair, and Painting Program) rule was created in an effort to combat lead poisoning in homes built before 1978. Homes before 1978 have high risk of… Read more »

It is no secret that we care about your well-being. We make sure all of our customers are well aware of the health risks around their homes and workplace. Most environmental hazards can be prevented by proper self-awareness, but not everyone knows of the lead health risk in our environment.  Lead poisoning is a home/workplace… Read more »