Associate Professor Julie Hart Presents Paper



Julie Hart, Associate Professor of Safety, Health and Industrial Hygiene (SHIH) presented a paper titled Evaluating the Impact of Weatherization Procedures on Homes with Vermiculite Attic Insulation and or Other Asbestos Containing Materials at the Johnson Conference at the University of Vermont. SHIH Department Head Terry Spear also attended. Spear and Hart have published several papers pertaining to potential public and occupational exposures to Libby amphibole asbestos. Hart’s presentation was a summary of a three year research project conducted in 37 Montana homes.