Category Archives: Diacetyl

I know there’s a community out there touting the benefits of electronic cigarettes, or e-cigs (also called vaping).   No one can deny that the e-cig industry is expanding and expanding.  Although everything I’ve read stops short of calling them a … Continue reading

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More often than not in the course of conversation about my beloved profession the question comes up these days about OSHA , safety, and where it is all headed under the new administration. I have come to the conclusion that … Continue reading

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On Monday March 16th the Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis announced the withdrawal of an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) for occupational exposure to food flavorings containing diacetyl.The withdrawal will facilitate the Labor Department’s Occupational Safety and Health … Continue reading

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