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Melissa Farina

Environmental Scientist / Industrial Hygienist

516-621-2900 (Work)
516-639-6342 (Mobile)
50 Jericho Quadrangle, Suite 117
Jericho, NY 11753

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Melissa has three years of professional experience in industrial hygiene and environmental, health, and safety.

Her expertise includes industrial hygiene, OSHA compliance, NYS DOL compliance, NYC DEP compliance, and EPA compliance. She also has extensive experience in air monitoring for asbestos and performing asbestos bulk sampling inspections along with PCB bulk sampling inspections. In her role at J.S. Held, Melissa performs mold inspections and prepares mold remediation protocols for remediation contractors, as well as performs mold inspections after remediation to verify the work. She has experience in ambient air quality monitoring for volatile organic compounds (VOC’s) and compliance with the EPA’s National Ambient Air Quality Standards for PM-10 respirable dust and visible emissions.

Melissa also has experience in testing for combustion-by-products such as soot, char, and ash. Melissa’s experiences in site health and safety supervision, including the proper use of personal protective equipment and personal hygiene/work practices allows her to accurately and effectively produce quality work products to clientele. Melissa also has the abilities to interpret and analyze laboratory data in order to prepare a detailed report for clients.