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Cornell University – Laboratory Safety Manual and Chemical Hygiene Plan

March 10, 2009 | NYCER

Cornell University recently completed its Laboratory Safety Manual and Chemical Hygiene Plan. The manual was created to comply with the basic requirements of the OSHA Laboratory Standard to develop a Chemical Hygiene Plan. The manual offers guidelines for compliance with the OSHA Lab Standard and Cornell University requirements, and provides recommendations for best management practices […]

Hunter Prides "Zero Findings" in EPA Inspection

November 3, 2008 | EHSO Council, NYCER

During the October 16, 2008 internal CUNY Environmental Health and Safety Officers meeting, Hunter College EHSOs gave a presentation on their September 30, 2008 EPA inspection. Hunter was not cited for a single violation during the inspection. A detailed summary of the inspection and the successful environmental programs that Hunter College has installed may be […]

Representatives of American Red Cross in Greater New York give presentation at March NYCER meeting

March 28, 2008 | NYCER

Robert Wilson, David Dunn, and Jeanine Pekkarinen, of American Red Cross in Greater New York gave an informative presentation about Emergency Preparedness and Response at the March 25 NYCER meeting, hosted by St. John’s University. The presentation outlined a basic formula to help families and communities prepare for an emergency. To be prepared in an […]

Samantha MacBride, Deputy Director for Recycling, New York City Department of Sanitation is Guest Speaker at January NYCER

February 1, 2008 | NYCER

Samantha MacBride, Deputy Director for Recycling at the Department of Sanitation Bureau of Waste Prevention, Reuse and Recycling (BWPRR), spoke at the January NYCER meeting on January 29, 2008 at Cooper Union College about the Department of Sanitation’s recycling program. Ms. MacBride’s presentation highlighted the necessity of implementing effective recycling programs at universities and outlined […]

Deputy Chief Camacho of the FDNY is Keynote Speaker for Upcoming NYCER Meeting

March 14, 2007 | NYCER

Deputy Chief Camacho of the FDNY is the keynote speaker for the upcoming New York City Environmental Resource (NYCER) luncheon on Monday, March 26, 2007. The meeting will be held from 12pm to 2pm at New School University, 55 West 13th Street (between 5th and 6th) in Manhattan. Deputy Chief Comacho will brief us on […]

Nilda Mesa, Director of Environmental Stewardship, Columbia University, is Guest Speaker at January NYCER

January 7, 2007 | NYCER

Nilda Mesa, Director of Environmental Stewardship, Columbia University, is the keynote speaker for the upcoming New York City Environmental Resource (NYCER) luncheon on January 30, 2007. The meeting, which will be held at the Fashion Institute of Technology at 7th Avenue and 27th Street, will allow NYCER members an opportunity to engage in a discussion […]

Alan J. Steinberg, Regional Administrator, EPA Region II, is Guest Speaker at September NYCER

September 15, 2006 | NYCER

Alan J. Steinberg, Regional Administrator in the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Region 2, is the keynote speaker for the upcoming New York City Environmental Resource (NYCER) luncheon on September 26, 2006. The meeting, which will be held at the Hughes Hubbard & Reed law firm at One Battery Park Plaza, will allow NYCER members an […]

Dr. Isaac Weisfuse, Deputy Commissioner, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Discusses New York City's Pandemic Flu Preparedness at Recent NYCER

September 15, 2006 | NYCER

Dr. Isaac B. Weisfuse, Deputy Commissioner of Disease Control at the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (NYCDOHMH), spoke at the July meeting of the New York Campus Environmental Resource (NYCER) on July 25, 2006 at Vaughn College on “New York City’s Pandemic Flu Preparedness Plan.” Dr. Weisfuse reviewed NYCDOHMH’s planning strategy […]

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Holds Its 2006 National Environmental Partnership Summit in Atlanta, Georgia, May 8-11.

June 27, 2006 | NYCER, Training Seminars

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Region 4, hosted the Annual 2006 National Environmental Partnership Summit (NEPS) at the Sheraton Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia on May 8-11, 2006. The theme of the four-day event, which focused on pollution prevention, compliance assistance, and environmental leadership, highlights stewardship, stating, “Our vision of environmental stewardship is that […]

Director of the NYC Office of Environmental Coordination to Present on "Sustainable New York" at Upcoming NYCER

May 4, 2006 | NYCER

Robert Kulikowski, Ph.D., Director at the New York City Office of Environmental Coordination (NYC OEC), will be the guest speaker at the upcoming New York Campus Environmental Resource (NYCER) meeting on May 23, 2006 at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital from 12pm to 2pm. Dr. Kulikowski will present on the New York City Office of Environmental […]