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  • Compressed Gas Safety Guide

    Compressed Gas Safety Guide

    Use and storage of any compressed gas under high pressure can be extremely dangerous if proper gas handling procedures are not observed. Moreover, chemical characteristics of specialty gases themselves can pose serious health hazards if containment ...

    Bob Jefferys

  • How Accurate is Your Monitor?

    How Accurate is Your Monitor?

    When you consider the many regulations and guidelines that health and safety officers and first responders are faced with, it is amazing they maintain the ability to detect such a wide variety of hazardous pollutants and toxic agents.  There is ...

    Bob Jefferys

  • Top 10 Tips for Safely Handling and Using Gas Cylinders

    Top 10 Tips for Safely Handling and Using Gas Cylinders

        Not every one needs to know that fluorine will violently ignite many substances, or that silane burns on contact with air, or that ammonia will decompose thermally into twice its volume. But if you work with specialty gases, this ...

    R.L. Fielding

  • EPA Regulations Raise the Bar for Industrial Air Quality Testing

    EPA Regulations Raise the Bar for Industrial Air Quality Testing

    Far-reaching environmental legislation continues to change the way Americans live, work, and run their businesses. For the past decade and a half, companies have worked toward meeting the latest air quality standards set by the Environmental ...

    R.L. Fielding

  • Protecting America with Specialty Gases

    Protecting America with Specialty Gases

      Prior to 9/11, environmental concerns largely focused on monitoring, controlling and reducing the pollution the industrial revolution had set in motion. From a specialty gas point of view, our efforts at Scott focused primarily on developing ...

    Bob Jefferys

  • Cost Containment: Beyond the Obvious

    Cost Containment: Beyond the Obvious

    Utilities today can implement a number of different initiatives to help them contain costs and maximize profits. Some of those, such as switching to a more efficient fuel source if possible, can produce obvious results that are relatively easy to ...

    Robert Davis

  • The Cost of Inaccurate CEM Calibration Gases

    The Cost of Inaccurate CEM Calibration Gases

    Utility companies and other users of Continuous Emissions Monitoring (CEM) calibration gases often mistakenly consider them a commodity, making price the primary purchase consideration. Consequently, many are willing to settle for calibration ...

    Robert Davis