Chemical Waste Minimization at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC)

Posted on Apr 28, 2016 in Chapter News, News, Region News

By Renee Witherspoon, RS, CSP, CIH, CHMM, Past President South Plains Chapter ASSE On April 20 I had the opportunity to participate in a chemical waste disposal event at TTUHSC.Read more >

Boiler Maintenance and Texas Tech Plant Tour the topic for the April ASSE Meeting

Posted on Apr 27, 2016 in Chapter News, News, Region News, Society News

George Crawford, Texas Tech’s CHACP1 Operations Manager, presents at the April 2016 Chapter Meeting
by Renee Witherspoon, RS, CSP, CIH, CHMM, ASSE South Plains Chapter Past President 
On April 19, George Crawford, Operations Manager for Texas Tech’s Central Heating and Cooling Plant #1 (CHACP1) gave a terrific

Importance of Financial Transparency for a Non-Profit Corporation

Posted on Apr 3, 2016 in Chapter News, News, Region News

By Renee Witherspoon, MS, RS, CSP, CIH, CHMM, President TEHA Panhandle/West Texas Chapter and Past President ASSE South Plains Chapter
I recently had the opportunity to review several months of the financial documents from the Texas Environmental Health Association (TEHA), Bank of American credit card statements and Ca

Dr. Gerald Parker Delivers Keynote on High Consequence Infectious Disease at the HCID Conference

Posted on Mar 30, 2016 in Chapter News, News, Region News

By Renee Witherspoon, MS, RS, CSP, CIH, CHMM, South Plains Chapter Past President On March 29, I attended a presentation at the High Consequence Infectious Diseases (HCID) Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Region 1 Workshop in Lubbock.Read more >

Two Searches to TATP; a Hazmatologist’s Perspective

Posted on Mar 25, 2016 in Chapter News, News, Region News

By Renee Witherspoon, MS, CSP, CIH, CHMM, Past President South Plains Chapter… and Hazmatologist As I was watching the breaking news stories about the horrific bombings in Brussels, I wanted to find out about the explosive used Triacetone Triperoxide or TATP.Read more >