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  • Three Reasons Why It’s Time to Invest in Your Own Air Purity Test Kit

    The costs of hiring someone to test your breathing air lines on site can quickly add up, have you ever considered doing your own tests? The use of breathing masks and compressed breathing air is a vital component of maintaining safety standards on site. The air produced protects workers in spray booths, car body shops and other applications where isocyanate paint mixtures are ...


    By a1-cbiss

  • Compressed breathing air safety - how important is it?

    At first glance the physiological demands of the firefighter, the scuba diver and the hospital patient have little in common. One is trained to deal with fire and rescue, one swims underwater and one is concerned with either regaining or improving their health. Yet all three depend to some extent on a safe source of compressed breathing air, which is where our gas detection systems come in. ...


    By Analox Sensor Technology

  • Mask-On Hypoxia Training for Tactical Jet Aviators: Evaluation of an Alternate Instructional Paradigm

    ARTINO JR AR, FOLGA RV, SWAN BD. Mask-on hypoxia training for tactical jet aviators: evaluation of an alternate instructional paradigm. Aviat Space Environ Med 2006; 77:857– 63.Introduction: Hypoxia familiarization instruction has been an integral part of military aviation training for more than 60 yr. Traditionally, aircrew learn hypoxia recognition while being exposed to hypobaric conditions in ...


    By Environics, Inc.

  • Evaluation of dustfall in the air of yazd

    Humar can not live without breathing air. Humar needs air even more than water and food. Average amount of air breathing by an adult is 15 kg in 24 hours while water and food using by adult is 2.5 and 1.5 kg. To consider how important of air, it is enough to know that people can continue to live without food for 5 weeks and without water for 5 days but without air can not continue to live more ...


    By University of Tehran

  • Designing Cities for People

    As I was being driven through Tel Aviv from my hotel to a conference center a few years ago, I could not help but note the overwhelming presence of cars and parking lots. Tel Aviv, expanding from a small settlement a half-century ago to a city of some 3 million today, evolved during the automobile era. It occurred to me that the ratio of parks to parking lots may be the best single indicator of ...


    By Earth Policy Institute

  • How to Monitor Oxygen Levels in a Room?

    If you're wondering how to monitor oxygen levels in a room, look no further than an oxygen monitor. Learn how to use an oxygen monitor, where you install an oxygen monitor, and why this one little device could save a life.  Why Should I Measure Oxygen Levels in a Room?  Before we can answer the question of how to measure oxygen levels in a room, we must look at why ...

  • Know the Air You’re Breathing

    How concerned are you about your health? Have you ever tried to lose weight, eat healthy, and be active in order to prevent or eliminate any health risks? If so, you’ve left out one critical factor, AIR. Yes, you read it right; it’s the air that you breathe. All these factors contribute to your health and wellbeing. In order to be healthy, you need take control to eliminate or ...

  • Hangzhou Emerald City Kindergarten - Case Study

    Hangzhou Emerald City Kindergarten has installed 13 sets of FILTECH's Full House Synchronous Air Purification ...

  • Tetronics` Plasma Treatment of APC Residue Featured in The Chemical Engineer

    A Breath of Fresh Air:  The Chemical Engineer article features how Tetronics' plasma waste recovery solution are being used to address some of our more stubborn hazardous-waste problems, including how the technology is being used to treat hazardous residues from air pollution.  It discusses how the plasma processes is making it possible to recover products of value from many wastes, to ...

  • Combination filters

    Simply defined, a combination filter is one that does at least one other processing job at the same time as filtering a suspension. The classic example, of course, is the packed bed of activated charcoal, which acts as a remover of chemical impurities from the suspension, as well as removing dust particles - although this is actually not a very good example, because it is primarily an adsorber, ...

  • Canada Codes for Mining Safety Increase

    According to the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service, Canada remains among the ...


    By Analox Sensor Technology

  • How Serious are the Issues of IAQ?

    In a recent report, UL’s scientists estimated that there are 80,000 chemicals in international commerce today, with only 3% having been fully evaluated for health impacts. The danger is exacerbated by sealing building envelopes to conserve energy and trapping some of these chemicals inside buildings. The increase in awareness of mold as a cause of human health complications has catalyzed an ...


    By ProMark Associates, Inc.

  • Standing up for global air quality – let’s keep our skies clear

    As the COVID-19 pandemic shutters the global economy, we’re witnessing a meaningful, albeit unintentional, improvement in air quality. We urge the global community to make it last. Satellite imagery from the European Space Agency (ESA) paints a new, quite unfamiliar, picture of our skies – a strikingly clear one. Since the COVID-19 pandemic has swept the globe, shutting down economies ...


    By Bloom Energy

  • Major air pollutants and their sources

    Air pollution is one of the most important environmental problems affecting people and the planet. The World Health Organization in its latest report warns that 1 in 9 people who breathe polluted air die from a respiratory disease. Cities and surrounding industrial areas are the ones that concentrate the highest degree of air pollution. Human and industrial actions emit a large amount of toxic ...


    By TECAM

  • Local Exhaust Ventilation – Protecting the Worker from Exposure to Air Contaminants

    If you need assistance with Local Exhaust Ventilation as discussed in this article, call us at 1- 800-344-4414 or e-mail us at info@atlenv.com for details and a free estimate. There are a variety of ways to protect a worker from exposure to an air contaminant. The best option is to eliminate contaminants!! Often this is not possible! ...

  • Controlling Hazardous Air Emissions With A Catalytic Oxidizer

    As the full effect of the Federal Clean Air Act (CAA) Amendments continue to impact today’s industry, many companies will be required to install new or additional air pollution control equipment. With well over twenty years of proven success, catalytic oxidation is a popular method for controlling volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions.During the past 25 years, industry has made progress in ...


    By The CMM Group, LLC

  • 10 Commandments of Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)

    Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) relates to a number of environmental factors inside a building that can impinge on the health, comfort, or work performance of the building’s occupants. Monitoring IAQ is vital because it is estimated that the average person spends 90% of their time breathing “indoor air”.    PPM Technology and our partners Hinds International have ...


    By PPM Technology

  • Kids With Allergies? Learn How To Get Better Air Quality In Your Home And Create A Safe Environment For Them

    Having a safe environment for our kids is an eternal battle. Fighting allergies, asthma, and many other respiratory diseases can make your life miserable – and your family’s too. We all know what it takes to keep a home clean. But what about the air itself? Every family wants to have a healthy home and that their children breathe clean air, but just a few actually ...


    By uHoo Limited

  • Toxicopathological impact of sub-lethal concentration of lead nitrate on the aerial respiratory organs of ‘murrel’ channa striata (bloch, pisces)

    Main sources of lead pollution of aquatic ecosystems are the industrial discharge, atmospheric fall out and sewage effluents. Toxicity of lead in the lung-breathing animals is generally manifested through the contaminated air. In fish, the toxicity of lead is however induced via the gills, which are their main respiratory organs. Keeping  this in mind, the gills have widely been used as ...


    By University of Tehran

  • How to Get Higher Acceptable Indoor Air Quality Anywhere

    The quality of the indoor air we breathe is a concern for everyone, especially those in urban environments where contaminant and particle levels are higher due to nearly constant exposure to things like automobile and truck exhausts, construction, and fumigation. Unfortunately for most people, when it comes to the quality of the air in the buildings where they spend most of their time, ...


    By Camfil Ltd

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