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G2 Supports Habitat for Humanity in Portland, Oregon

G2 Consultants is proud to be a supporter of Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East and the terrific work that the organization does to help local families realize homeownership. Habitat has secured property for over 100+ future home sites, and plans to build 20 homes in the Portland/Metro area this year. This years Hope Builder Annual Fundraising Breakfast will be held at the following: Oregon Convention Center, Portland Ballroom 777 NE MLK Jr. Blvd. Portland, OR 97232 Wednesday April 20th 7:00am - 8:30am For more information about ... Read more

Oregon Business Penalized $9,600 for Asbestos Handling Violations On Corvallis Business Campus – March 2011

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has issued a $9,600 penalty to an Oregon business for allowing an unlicensed contractor to perform an asbestos removal project in one of its business campus buildings, in Corvallis last summer. The Oregon business allowed a flooring contractor to begin a carpet removal project in the commercial building in late July 2010. While removing the carpet, the flooring company’s employees disturbed about 456 square feet of underlying, asbestos-containing vinyl floor tile. The employees broke the tile ... Read more

Oregon Contractor and Building Owner Penalized $15,600 for Asbestos Violations – February 2011

Grants Pass Firms Penalized Total of $15,600 for Asbestos Violations on Building in Grants Pass The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has penalized two Grants Pass businesses a total of $15,600 for environmental violations stemming from an asbestos removal project at a commercial building in Grants Pass last fall. DEQ issued a $9,600 penalty to an Oregon maintenance business located in Grants Pass, for performing an asbestos project without a license. DEQ issued a $6,000 penalty to an Oregon building owner in Grants ... Read more

Oregon OSHA Releases Quick Guide To 1926.62-Oregon OSHA’s Construction Industry Rule For Controlling Exposure To Lead

On February 2, 2011, OSHA released a new quick guide available on their website, that helps you understand and comply with the key requirements of Oregon OSHA's lead rule for the construction industry, 1926.62.  Printed copies should be available after 2/17/2011. The guide can be found at the following link:  Oregon OSHA's construction industry rule for controlling exposure to lead For additional information regarding OR-OSHA resources, go to www.orosha.org Read more

G2 Exhibiting at the 10th Annual Mid-Oregon Construction Safety Summit

G2 will be heading to Bend, Oregon to attend the 2011 Mid-Oregon Construction Safety Summit on January 25, presented by the Central Oregon Safety & Health Association (COSHA).  This events focus is on construction safety and health education. We will have an exhibit set up in the conference center.  Please come by and introduce yourself.  We have some great information on regulatory resources, and we will be demonstrating a Q-Trak (used for IEQ monitoring of carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide), and our ... Read more

G2 to Present at the 2011 AIHce Conference in Portland, Oregon

Matt Hutchison, a senior project manager with G2 Consultants, has been selected to present as part of the Education Program at the 2011 AIHce Conference.  The conference is being held in Portland, Oregon this year May 14-19. As part of the Education Program, specifically “Alternate Exposure Assessment Strategies”, Mr. Hutchison will be giving the following presentation on Wednesday May 17th: Design and Execution of a MDI Exposure Assessment: Lessons Learned and a Brief Comparison of Two Analytical Methods — OSHA ... Read more

G2 Consultants Launches New Website!!!

G2 Consultants, a Portland Oregon based industrial hygiene and health & safety consulting firm, launched it's new website in December 2010. The site features our new service offerings, News and a comprehensive Resource page. We will be providing updates on local, regional and national news and information on the industry. We expect that our Resource page will be constantly evolving and will be updating items related to workplace assessments, health and safety, indoor air quality, indoor environmental quality, disaster response, asbestos, ... Read more
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