OHS Monitoring Articles

  • GAO Reviews EPA`s IRIS Assessment Efforts and Implementation of TSCA Reforms

    On March 4, 2019, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) published a report titled ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Pepsi Is Launching the First Ever “Nitro Soda”

    Nitrogen-infused or nitro beverages have been among the biggest trends in the beverage industry. There's been no shortage of nitro cold brew coffees and nitro beers, but never a nitro soda—until now, with the launch of Nitro Pepsi. The new beverage was sampled at the 2019 Super Bowl and while you won't find it on tap just yet, here's what you can look forward to. Introducing Nitro ...

  • What is a Room Oxygen Deficiency Monitor?

    Many industries use compressed gas to create products. While compressed gases such as nitrogen are low-cost, easy to use, and flexible in a range of industries, these gases have a hidden downside: They displace oxygen from the air, which puts your workers at risk of suffocation if there's a leak. A room oxygen monitor checks levels of oxygen and provides in-time alerts if there's a gas leak. ...

  • Monitoring flow in Tool heaters & Temp controllers - Case study

    The IC-LPM industrial inline paddlewheel flow meter has an adaptable design with custom options for OEM applications such as flow monitoring in tool heaters and temperature controllers making it very versatile. More Information The IC-LPM paddle wheel flow meter is employed by a UK based temperature control specialist in their range of tool heaters and temperature ...


    By iCenta Controls Ltd

  • Oil flow rate monitoring in Carpet ovens - Case study

    A manufacturer of flooring systems is using the IC-LPM inline paddlewheel meter to monitor the flow of oil through chilled textile rollers in it carpet substrate ovens. Forbo is an internationally recognised manufacturer of vinyl, linoleum and carpet floor coverings. More Information In its carpet substrate ovens, Forbo uses chilled textile rollers, cooled by oil flow, to prevent the ...


    By iCenta Controls Ltd

  • Characteristics of Universal Canvas Seat Covers

    Canvas is a kind of thick cotton or linen fabric. Most of the canvas is plain weave, less is twill weave, and all the warp and weft yarns are stand wires. Canvas can usually be divided into rough canvas and smooth canvas. The rough canvas is also known as the canopy cloth. It is usually made of 4 to 7 threads of No. 58 (10 S) strands. Its fabric is hard to break and has a good waterproof ...

  • Woolsey Fire: Are You Breathing Toxic And Radioactive Air?

    Preliminary Independent Radiation Test Results from US Nuclear Corporation from The Woolsey Fire and Santa Susana Field Lab Site ...


    By US Nuclear Corporation

  • Good News for Cancer and Heart Disease Patients

    Good News for Cancer and Heart Disease Patients: US Nuclear Partner Achieves Critical Milestone Proving New Way to Fill Multi-Billion/Year Shortage of Radioisotopes for Diagnostics and Treatments The National Academies of Sciences, ...


    By US Nuclear Corporation

  • The Reality of Future Smart Cities

    Your city is stupid. The flooding and potholed streets, the poor built buildings leaking considerable amount of energy, coin-operated parking devices, traffic jams many of us encounter every day have been recognizable features of almost every city for centuries. But the smart cities future is here, and it has just started its journey. Thanks to exceptional advances in technology and proliferation ...

  • STS exhibiting at ambition

    STS and its Uk distributor Pycko Scientific will be exhibiting at next weeks joint Counter Terror and Ambition events at Olympia London 3rd and 4th May 2017. Please come along and visit us and see whats new in Radiation Training equipment and all ...

  • Development of on-line and field dual TD-GC-FID/MS for automatic and continuous Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) ambient air and odour monitoring

    Ambient air is polluted by many Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) coming from anthropogenic and natural sources. VOCs from PAMS, TO14 and TO15 lists can be measured in many ranges of concentration, from ng/m3 up to mg/m3 depending on the location of the measurements. Due to the large number of molecules, the complete separation of all compounds is difficult to perform using chromatographic ...


    By Chromatotec Group

  • Cutters cut costs with oil analysis - Case Study

    Oil analysis plays a critical role in the mission readiness of the United States Coast Guard’s fast response cutters and national security cutters by alerting engineers to problems that have the potential to damage vital equipment and help them efficiently deploy resources for critical maintenance activities. The traditional approach to oil analysis is to ship samples to a central ...


    By Spectro Scientific

  • Environmental Monitoring for Museum Curation

    Data Loggers Monitor Temp, Humidity, Light & More In museum environments, accurate and reliable data is essential for preservation purposes. In fact, many art and curative organizations will not loan their collections unless the recipient institution ...


    By CAS DataLoggers

  • How to align an opacity monitor

    Correct optical alignment is essential for any opacity monitor. If the instrument is misaligned, its readings will be unstable. There may also be an offset, and this can be either positive or ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • Development of on-line and field dual TD-GC-FID/MS for automatic and continuous ambient air and odor monitoring

    Ambient air is polluted by many Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) coming from anthropogenic and natural sources. VOCs from PAMS, T014 and T015 lists can be measured in many ranges of concentration, from ng/m3 up to mg/m3 depending on the location of the measurements. Due to the large number of molecules, the complete separation of all compounds is difficult to perform using chromatographic ...


    By Chromatotec Group

  • US Nuclear Corp. Achieves Record Annual Sales and Profitability

    DENVER, CO / ACCESSWIRE / April 23, 2018 / US Nuclear Corp. (OTC PINK: UCLE), a company that provides a full line of radiation detection equipment and services to clients' industries that range from nuclear reactor plants, universities, local and state hospitals, government agencies, to emergency medical technicians or EMT/first ...


    By US Nuclear Corporation

  • Sahara Dust pollutes Southern Greece – this is how Lufft Ceilometers can help

    Information related to the range resolved aerosol-cloud physical properties appears to be mandatory for our better understanding of the atmospheric dynamics, air quality and climate change. Recently, the Southern part of Greece  suffered from a severe Saharan Dust outbreak. The dust had been driven across the Mediterranean due to strong south winds. The island of Crete was mostly affected by ...

  • Citizens challenge EPA

    A petition filed under Section 21 of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) was one of the first actions reviewed by a federal district court since TSCA was substantially rewritten in June 2016.The rulings described below pose interesting and potentially formidable challenges for TSCA stakeholders. Background TSCA Section 21 enables “any person” to submit a petition ...


    By Acta Group

  • Citizens Challenge EPA - Case study

    A petition filed under Section 21 of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) was one of the first actions reviewed by a federal district court since TSCA was substantially rewritten in June 2016.The rulings described below pose interesting and potentially formidable challenges for TSCA stakeholders. Background TSCA Section 21 enables “any person” to submit a petition to the U.S. ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Deciphering Reach and RoHS…The Alphabet Soup of Safety Standards

    There are many safety standards that apply to chemical products. As new standards and regulations emerge it can be difficult for those who buy and use chemical products to keep up-to-date with proper safety requirements. Many businesses use chemicals in their day to day operations for manufacturing and maintenance. Sometimes it may seem as though the regulations are an alphabet soup of acronyms ...

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