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  • Countertop and Stone Fabrication Workers and Silicosis Risks from Engineered Products

    Countertop and Stone Fabrication Workers and Silicosis Risks from Engineered Products

    Earlier this fall, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a new report in the agency's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR). The article examined 18 cases of silicosis, including two fatalities, which occurred in stone fabrication workers. Silicosis is caused by exposure to respirable crystalline silica dust and is a progressive, disabling and often fatal lung ...

  • Industrial Hygiene in the Age of the Coronavirus

    News about the Coronavirus is practically inescapable these days. The virus has seemed to come from out of nowhere and is causing many people to panic. And although there are still many questions ...

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  • Capillary Diluter
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    Capillary Diluter

    The 1159-10 is a diluter with a fix dilution ratio for a defined sample flow rate. It can be easily connected to any portable GRIMM aerosol spectrometer. The aerosol flow is split by a precision capillary into a sample and bypass flow. In the bypass flow all particles are removed by the built-in high-efficiency HEPA filter capsule. Downstream, both flows are mixed again. The actual dilution ratio ...