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After the Storm: Mold FAQs

When hurricanes hit, home and business owners are often left to deal with standing water or waterlogged building materials. If not cleaned up quickly or properly, the remaining moisture can […]

The Hidden Dangers of Floodwater

From Harvey to Maria, 2017 has already seen an above-normal hurricane season with frequent and intense storms affecting the Caribbean, Gulf of Mexico and eastern U.S. With their high winds, […]

CTEH How-To: Scott Skelton on PPE in Extreme Heat

Employees who are exposed to hot weather, work in high-heat environments or wear personal protective equipment (PPE) may be at risk for heat-related illnesses such as stroke, exhaustion or cramps. […]

The 411 on Personal Protective Equipment

Is your workplace exposed to loud noises, flying sparks or chemicals? If so, the proper personal protective equipment (PPE) may be needed to keep employees safe on the job. According […]

2016 in the Rearview Mirror (Part II)

Welcome back to Part II of “2016 in the Rearview Mirror.” We’re giving you a quick recap of the second half of our year: Preventing Heat Exhaustion: Dan Christensen, CIH, […]

2016 in the Rearview Mirror (Part I)

2016 was another productive year for CTEH! Here are just a few of the highlights from the first half of our year: Educating the Next Generation of Scientific Leaders: Dr. […]

CTEH Spotlight: Miki Rieth

Miki Rieth, CTEH’s regional manager, has more than 15 years of experience in the oil and gas industry. Throughout her career, she has responded to some of the largest oil […]

Mike Niles Supports DOI Youth Initiative at #CleanGulf2016

From presenting papers to leading workshops, CTEH had a great week at the 26th Annual Clean Gulf Conference & Exhibition in Tampa, Florida. We’ve even had the opportunity to meet […]

Joe Leonard Spotlighted in DomPrep Journal

Hazmat specialist and CTEH senior consultant Cmdr. (Ret.) Joe Leonard recently kicked off his five-part series on CBRNE (chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive) response training. In his first article […]

CTEH Spotlight: Heath Cobb

Since starting as an environmental scientist with CTEH more than 10 years ago, Heath Cobb has steadily gained on-the-ground knowledge and experience to advance his way through our company’s ranks. […]