Air Monitoring Articles

  • Understanding the Connection Between Air Pollution and COVID-19

    It’s known that air pollution is a contributing factor to a vast majority of respiratory health issues [1], so it’s not surprising that researchers are exploring the relationship between areas with high air pollution and the elevated health risks associated with COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the novel ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • Gas Sensing and the Internet of Things Sensors

    What is the Internet of Things? You may have heard of the Internet of Things (IoT) as it is a growing topic of conversation and interest as technology advances, which is changing the way we live. It is the concept of connecting any object to the Internet and other connected devices. The network of connected devices collect and share data about the way they are used and about the ...

  • Data Center Redundancy and Tier Classification Levels

    Running and maintaining a data center requires at least some degree of redundancy. This allows for reliable operation and increased the uptime during planned or unplanned downtime. ...


    By AKCP

  • Wafer vs. Lug-Style Butterfly Valves

    A butterfly valve is a type of quarter-turn valve that controls the flow of a product in a pipeline. From pharmaceuticals to manufacturing and food processing, the valve has a variety of applications and can be used to limit solid, liquid, or gas material flow. ...


    By Red-White Valve Corp

  • Continuous mass flow measurement of limestone - Case study

    Customer: Limestone manufacturer Material: Limestone Flow rate: Approx. 15 t/h Installation:Pneumatic line Function: Exact measurement of flow rate ...


    By ENVEA

  • Novel Techniques for Containment

    Abstract: Recently published scientific papers feature various aspects of pandemic “star” Coronavirus 19. This virus has significantly changed pharma research and production in a variety of unique ways. This white paper will focus on how research/production efforts might fail under the threats of highly contagious disease viruses, bacteria, and highly active ...


    By Flow Sciences Inc

  • Calibration Management Software: Benefits of Being Cloud-Based

    Cloud has been a buzzword for all the industries for the recent few years. Now it has become quite mainstream especially after the Corona hit. Organizations have realized the importance of shifting their processes and operations to cloud applications that their workforce can access from anywhere, anytime. Now that most of the software applications are cloud-based, is not an exception. We all ...


    By Qualityze Inc

  • The Importance of Quality NDT Equipment for Houston Companies

    Oil and gas infrastructure can suffer from high-temperature hydrogen attack (HTHA), where hydrogen dissociates and disbands within the steel under high temperatures, causing cracks and fissures. This is particularly concerning for refineries, and petrochemical plants in Houston, which is home to one-third of the nation’s energy jobs. Therefore, Houston-based producers need impeccable NDT ...


    By Zetec, Inc

  • Getting Ready to Re-open; What can be Done to Minimize Risks?

    Restaurants are being allowed to re-open in many parts of the country, typically with some level of restriction that may vary widely from state to state.  In my home state of Massachusetts, one of the hardest hit by COVID-19, restaurants have been able to re-open as of last week – for outdoor dining only. Texas is starting phase 3 of its re-opening, with restaurants now allowed to ...


    By Powerhouse Dynamics

  • Facilities Under Positive Pressure

    Building pressure is the difference between the outside air supplied to a building and the air removed from inside a building.  Typically, a facilities managers are trying to achieve a building with slight positive building pressure, meaning more air is supplied to the building than is removed from the building. ...


    By RLE Technologies

  • USAVS 2-4-1500 Portable Videoscope

    How can you tell which of these tools are right for your application? Much of the borescopes are going to be specifically sold for whatever industry they were made for. For example, the aviation/aerospace scope has the attachments and components necessary to complete the ...


    By USA Borescopes

  • Ease Your Mind - Choose A Company that Specializes in Mist Elimination

    Mist is not just something in the air on a rainy day. Mist, which is a danger to your health is formed in chemical and other manufacturing processes. When it comes to health and safety, imagine mist as the suspension of chemicals and combustible liquids in lingering the air. It will settle in wherever it lands, corrode machinery and cars, and possibly cause irreversible health concerns. ...


    By Kimre Inc.

  • Micro Pulse LiDAR enhances global aviation safety - Case study

    To address the need for better information about volcanic ash events, the Toulouse Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) asked Météo-France (MF), the French national meteorological service, to focus on the ash issue. MF set out to determine the best method of providing accurate information about the size and concentration of volcanic particles from the ground up to a minimum of 12 km ...

  • Uncharted Waters: Navigating During a Pandemic

    The coronavirus pandemic sweeping the world has been referred to as “unprecedented,” “once-in-a-generation” and called an event that is having “global repercussions.” All of that is true—but people in the industrial hygiene supply chain have real-world, life-and-death decisions to make. And that is not hyperbole. This once-in-a-generation crisis has ...


    By Cority

  • Case-Study: Smart-Campus Air Quality Monitoring in Palava

    To make Palava City Management Association (PCMA) the Most Livable City in India, the authorities needed a comprehensive air monitoring solution to create awareness about the environmental health of the Campus. Oizom deployed Air Quality solutions at strategic locations. The authorities were able to create awareness amongst the citizens on the ambient air quality and offer suggestive actions. The ...


    By Oizom Instruments Pvt. Ltd.

  • Case-Study: Vehicular Emission Monitoring for Toll Booth Automation

    To demonstrate the efficiency of automated toll booths, Oizom installed Polludrone and helped Quantela monitor the Air Quality at Shahjahanpur toll booth, Alwar. The pollution levels increase by up to 8 times in congested traffic, which can be avoided by implementing automated toll booths. Polludrone monitored the real-time air quality at the toll booth and studied the increase in vehicular ...


    By Oizom Instruments Pvt. Ltd.

  • Case-Study: Kakinada Smart City Environmental Monitoring

    Kakinada Municipal Corporation partnered with Sterlite Tech to analyze their city’s environment and create awareness among people. Oizom installed multiple Polludrones all across the city to monitor the city level pollution and spread awareness regarding environmental health among the local residents. Smart City monitoring solution was designed to monitor Gases, Noise, Dust, and weather parameter ...


    By Oizom Instruments Pvt. Ltd.

  • Unpredictable volcanic ash plumes restrict air traffic

    Volcano Alert Level: “Warning” and Aviation Color Code: “Red.” If a volcano reaches this status, there is a major eruption imminent or already underway, which poses a threat to the surrounding areas on the ground and in the air. Even with early monitoring systems in place for hundreds of volcanoes worldwide, the unpredictable nature of earthquakes, eruptions, lava ...

  • Case-Study: Power Plant Air Quality Monitoring

    Coal, fly ash, and secondary particles emitted from thermal power plants contribute to more than 30% of PM2.5 generation in India. To meet the emission standards, the GMR Warora thermal plant needed to monitor and reduce the pollutants generated by stacking and moving of raw materials. Oizom Polludrone was installed to identify and monitor the ambient pollution level. The solution assisted in the ...


    By Oizom Instruments Pvt. Ltd.

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