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EH&S Safety Manager Receives Prestigious Award

Matt Roe, Environmental Safety Manager, in the Texas Tech Division of Environmental Health and Safety has obtained the Certified Industrial Hygiene (CHI) Certification from the American Industrial Hygiene Association.

The certification is one of the highest one can obtain in the field of Environmental Health and Safety. To obtain the certification Roe was required to pass an exam covering a wide varied of topics, such as air sampling and instrumentation, analytical chemistry, basic science, biohazards, biostatistics and epidemiology, ventilation, ergonomics, health risk, noise, radiation, thermal stressors, toxicology and work environments and industrial processes.

Texas Tech’s EH&S department encourages employees to obtain certification as it makes them knowledgeable in their specific job duties.