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California Cuts Volatile Organic Compounds in Common Products

by Environment News Service (ENS)  (Nov. 22, 2006)

SAN FRANCISCO, California, November 21, 2006 (ENS) - The California Air Resources Board, the state agency responsible for cleaning California's air, Friday adopted regulations that will diminish the amount of volatile organic compounds, VOCs, in consumer products. 'Technology is developing which allows the refinement of these products so ...

NEW PHOCHECK TIGER- VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUND MONITOR

by Shawcity Limited  (Feb. 14, 2011)

Tough, reliability and accuracy make the new PhoCheck Tiger an easy choice for VOC (volatile organic compound measurement).  Incorporating patented technology to ensure successful operation the PhoCheck Tiger gives you reliability previously unavailable.  This rugged instrument is further protected by the removable rubber boot.  ...

Volatile Organic Compounds in Homes can Increase Health Risks

by Cochrane & Associates, LLC  (Jun. 25, 2012)

Earlier this month, the phillyBurbs.com published a report about a recent chemical fire at a manufacturing facility near Philadelphia.  According to the report, the fire consumed a large amount of the 1 million pounds of ethyl acrylate and butyl acrylate stored at the facility.  The owners of the plant performed air testing for volatile ...

HSA/CRA Develops New Method for Assessing Volatile Organic Compounds in Soil

by Conestoga-Rovers & Associates (CRA)  (Jul. 20, 2006)

What is it? Modified Active Gas Sampling (MAGS) is an assessment tool, invented by HSA/CRA, which is effective at rapidly detecting unsaturated soil source areas impacted by volatile organic compounds. Rather than sampling tiny volumes of soil, we modified the traditional soil vapor sampling methodology to allow large volume sample ...

Ion Science Launch Revolutionary Photoionisation Detector for Volatile Organic Compounds

by Ion Science Ltd.  (Jan. 29, 2010)

Ion Science introduces the new ground breaking PhoCheck Tiger photoionisation detector (PID) for rapid, accurate detection of volatile organic compounds (VOCs). A significant development in PID, the instrument’s powerful software and performance features set new industry standards for hand held VOC detection. The instrument’s revolutionary ...

Ion science launch revolutionary photoionisation detector for volatile organic compounds

by Ion Science Ltd.  (Jan. 20, 2010)

Ion Science introduces the new ground breaking PhoCheck Tiger photoionisation detector (PID) for rapid, accurate detection of volatile organic compounds (VOCs). A significant development in PID, the instrument’s powerful software and performance features set new industry standards for hand held VOC detection. The instrument’s revolutionary PID ...

VOC72M: the most compact and robust analyzer of volatile organic compounds on the market

by Environnement S.A  (Nov. 17, 2011)

With more than 15 years of experience in the measurement of volatile organic compounds (VOC), Environment SA announces the VOC72M, a new generation analyzer for the measurement of VOC’s by gas chromatography with photo ionization detector (PID). The VOC can handle up to 40 compounds and eight configurations for analysis. This compact and ...

Land Surveying for Volatile Organics Detection with PID

by Shawcity Limited  (Jun. 2, 2011)

Environmental Consultants and contractors have the responsibility of monitoring the remediation of industrial waste sites and closed military bases. With Government pressure to develop brownfield sites, the environmental consultant must identify contamination and ensure clean-up is effective. A simple method is to use PIDs to rule out the ...

EPA adds areas of long island to the superfund list; volatile organic compounds found in 11 major drinking water wells

by US EPA - Environmental Protection Agency  (Sep. 15, 2011)

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced its decision to add areas of Hicksville, New Cassel, Westbury, Hempstead and Salisbury in Nassau County, New York to the Superfund National Priorities List of the country’s most hazardous waste sites. Ground water throughout these areas is contaminated with harmful volatile organic ...

US Navy agrees to clean up superfund sites where soil contaminated with PCBs, volatile organic compounds & metals

by US EPA - Environmental Protection Agency  (Apr. 3, 2009)

The U.S. Department of the Navy has signed an agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the State of Hawaii’s Department of Health to address clean up at Navy owned property at Wahiawa and Lualualei on Oahu. Under the terms of the Federal Facility Agreement, the Navy will work with the EPA and the state to address any remaining ...

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