Environment, Health and Safety Articles

  • New requirements for safe use and storage of liquid nitrogen and dry ice

    The College of American Pathologists ("CAP")recently imposed new requirements to address risks related to the use and storage of liquid nitrogen ("LN2") and dry ice. Background The new requirements come after a deadly incident in 2017, when liquid nitrogen leaked at a Georgia lab that was not accredited through CAP.  Emergency responders were called to the scene when an ...

  • Why Your Company Needs Workplace Health and Safety Policies

    Health and safety policies might not sound like the most interesting topics to many people. But without them, a company risks serious interruption of its operations, whether it’s due to illness, injury or accident. There are several components to crafting effective health and safety policies, and good reasons to make sure an organization gets it right.  What Do Health and ...


    By EHS Insight

  • Supply Chain Design Takes Center Stage at the 2019 Logistic Summit in Mexico

    I just returned from the Logistics Summit & Expo 2019, the largest supply chain event in Mexico with over 2000 attendees and hundreds of more exhibitors. It was an action-packed event with a number of industry verticals and companies across US, Mexico, Central & South America, representatives from academia, industry consortia, and media in attendance. I was pleasantly surprised to find ...


    By LLamasoft, Inc.

  • Eco-Cycle Efficient Incinerators

    The EcoCycle badge is an accumulation of energy efficient technologies developed by Addfield, which allows us to create some of the most fuel efficient and eco friendly incinerator and cremator machines on the market today. The technology incorporates: 180mm-221mm of refractory wall thickness that retains the incinerator heat inside the machine and ...

  • Southern California Meets Water Demands and Controls Saltwater Intrusion

    Application Due to increasing water demands, decreasing supplies of imported water, and recurring drought conditions, state and local governments are expanding or developing groundwater replenishment or recharge systems. These systems divert highly treated wastewater, which is typically discharged into the ocean or local surface waters, into natural storage areas. The reclaimed waters, once ...


    By In-Situ, Inc.

  • Project Tiburon, CA, USA - Case Study

    The Romberg Tiburon Center offers opportunities for SFSU undergraduate and graduate students to gain field experience, laboratory training, and practice skills in a variety of environmental research areas. Courses are offered at the center through the departments of biology, chemistry, geography and geosciences. ...


    By Trevi Systems, Inc.

  • Moscow snow reveals new air pollutants

    GC-MS analysis of Moscow snow reveals new pollutants in the city air. Cities, with their traffic, industrial centers and factories, usually suffer from some degree of air pollution. Moscow, which houses all of these as well as power plants and an oil refinery, is no different. Regular monitoring of environmental pollutants is common practice in many cities and priority pollutants are detected and ...

  • Lab Gas Price Bulletin November 2018

    A major gas company has increased the gas price for hydrogen and nitrogen gases in North America. This will have a knock-on effect for laboratories who buy nitrogen to supply their instruments. Labs can avoid the gas price increases by replacing their bulk supply with a nitrogen generator. On the 1st of October Air Products increased gas prices for liquid nitrogen, as well as increasing ...

  • Genius XE generators are first to be equipped with our patented ECO technology

    When only exceptional will do, you need exceptional technology. Designed to generate nitrogen gas for LC-MS/MS and other laboratory instruments which require analytical grade nitrogen, Genius XE is our most advanced nitrogen gas generator yet. To provide ever more advanced and sophisticated analytical instruments with the quality nitrogen gas supply that they require, we designed Genius XE as a ...

  • 3 Important Considerations For Successful THM Removal

    1) Trihalomethane (THM) removal is not one size fits all. ...


    By Medora Corporation

  • Training day in Toro Equipment

    Training and versatility of employees, keys for Toro Equipment ...


    By Toro Equipment S.L.

  • Halo, the nitrogen generator for MP-AES

    Halo is Peak Scientific’s dedicated nitrogen generator for MP-AES. Read on for all the need-to-know information about this innovative gas generator. Developed as an evolution of Peak’s successful Genius 3055 nitrogen generator, Halo is a dual gas system designed to deliver both ...

  • Illustrating our best solutions - Case study

    Sierra CP can help you design, build or upgrade your next world class engine and vehicle test facility.  Our working style is one of teamwork, innovation, flexible solutions and challenging the status quo in all that we do.  Your facility must reflect your brand to the highest level in look and feel and back it up with excellent testing ...


    By Sierra Instruments, Inc.

  • Where and how can I buy noise meters?

    Where to buy noise meters and other noise measurement instruments The best place to buy noise meters, noise dosemeters, noise warning signs, and Hand-Arm Vibration meters is through Pulsar Instruments Plc. Established in 1969, we are a leading manufacturer and supplier of noise measurement and monitoring instruments and our customers have recognised us as noise measurement experts for 50 ...


    By Pulsar Instruments Plc

  • Maximizing Visual Safety Communication with Safety Icons

    Safety icons are an efficient way to explain and alert about a hazard and instruct on the precautions to be taken in the workplace. People are accustomed to seeing safety signs both in public and work spaces, and the fact that safety icons can be recognized in most parts of the globe makes them a powerful tool for communicating safety hazards. However, to maximize their value, there are some ...


    By Pro-Sapien Software Ltd

  • Dispense Gas Safety

    What Is Dispense Gas? Inert gases such as carbon dioxide and nitrogen are used regularly within the hospitality industry. These gases, known collectively as ‘dispense gas’, are used to carbonate drinks so ...


    By Analox Sensor Technology

  • Where Tomorrow Gets its Water

    Embracing, not avoiding, the challenges of the environment, MECO engineers the world’s most innovative, sustainable and trusted water purification solutions. The world depends on people who depend on MECO. Our customers are shaping the future, and they require a sure source of pure water, in biotech labs and high output drug manufacturing facilities, in offshore oil exploration and ...


    By MECO Incorporated

  • GHS Label Requirements

    While the initial December 1, 2013 training deadline for the revised Hazard Communications Standard (HCS) has come and gone, companies are still responsible for providing employees with on-going safety data sheets and GHS label training.  With this in mind, we thought it would be helpful to provide a recap of the six elements that are now required on a GHS label. In conjunction with ...


    By Enviance, Inc.

  • EHS 4.0: What You Need to Know About the Digital Transformation

    Environmental, health and safety (EHS) management has always had three main goals: to keep people safe, minimize negative impact on the environment and keep operations running productively and without incident. This means adhering strictly to compliance regulations and looking ...


    By EtQ, LLC

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