St. Paul, Minnesota, July 19, 2021: Antea Group joined the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) and dBase Media to take part in a docuseries on the Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety (OEHS) industry and the impact on keeping workers healthy and safe in the workplace. The fifteen-episode series titled Healthier Workplaces, A Healthier World features leading Occupational & Environment Health & Safety influencers as they discuss new standards in safety, the impact of technology, best practices for training, and why careers in industrial hygiene are more important now than ever. 

As the only consulting firm featured in the series, Antea Group highlights the critical role consultants play in supporting industrial hygiene in the workplace and the importance of having a diverse, inclusive team. Antea Group Consultants Theresa McCollom, Alanna Garrison, Beth Firkins, and Michael Zhou provide insights from their experiences working in the IH and OEHS space along with details on how they are seeing the industry grow and evolve.  

“We were thrilled to contribute to AIHA’s Healthier Workplaces, A Healthier World project, and be able to showcase the importance of diversity in the IH profession,” shared Alanna Garrison and Theresa McCollom. “The COVID-19 pandemic has shed new light on public health professions including industrial hygiene and occupational health professionals and it's important that Antea Group continues the momentum to develop the next generation of industrial hygienists.”   

Healthier Workplaces, A Healthier World premiered on July 15, 2021. You can watch the entire series here

Antea Group and AIHA

Antea Group USA has a team of industrial hygienists most of whom are American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) members. Antea Group has multiple employees that have served in regional leadership opportunities, including:  

  • Darius Szewczak – Secretary, Minnesota Chapter.  

  • Theresa McCollom – former President, Pacific Northwest Chapter. 

Several other employees have volunteered as presenters at the local and/or national level, for technical sessions and professional development credits. 

To learn more about Industrial Hygiene or to contact an Antea Group consultant, visit the service page. 

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About Antea Group

Antea Group is an international engineering and environmental consulting firm specializing in full-service solutions in the fields of environment, infrastructure, urban planning, and water. By combining strategic thinking and multidisciplinary perspectives with technical expertise and pragmatic action, we do more than effectively solve client challenges; we deliver sustainable results for a better future. We serve clients ranging from global energy companies and manufacturers to national governments and local municipalities.  

About AIHA

AIHA is the association for scientists and professionals committed to preserving and ensuring occupational and environmental health and safety (OEHS) in the workplace and community. Founded in 1939, we support our members with our expertise, networks, comprehensive education programs, and other products and services that help them maintain the highest professional and competency standards. More than half of AIHA's nearly 8,500 members are Certified Industrial Hygienists, and many hold other professional designations. AIHA serves as a resource for those employed across the public and private sectors and the communities in which they work. For more information visit  

About dBase Media

dBase Media works with leading global corporate brands providing high resolution film production with a digital first communications strategy since 2001.  It applies advanced data insights across an omni-channel content distribution network to provide measurable outcome-based-accountability for clients.  We leverage data mining, historical trends and predictive analytics to distribute content across heavily consumed platforms such as CTV, YouTube, social media, mobile & desktop, broadcast TV.  We apply insights from data mining search engines, social media, site visits, geographic location (geofence), 3rd party sources and more. We utilize robust multi-stack software platforms for precise message targeting and comprehensive reporting transparency and insights on ROI performance. For more information, contact Mitch Johnson 703-242-9700 or visit