Workplace Safety Articles

  • 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 ...

  • Advantages of using planetary gear motors that we can supply and manufactures

    1. Introductionusing planetary gear motors are mounted on stepping motors and servo motors to reduce speed, increase torque and match inertia. Advantages of using planetary gear motors rated input speed up to 18000 RPM (about reducer itself size, speed reducer, the greater the rated input speed, the smaller) above, working temperature in - 25 ℃ to 100 ℃ or so commonly, by changing the grease can ...


    By Sogears

  • K Series Cylindrical Gear Reduction for Plate Feeder

    1. CharacteristicsThe KDAB Cylindrical Gear Reduction structure design adopts the priority number system for specifications, main parameters and transmission ratio. The standardization and generalization of parts are high, and the interchangeability is good, which is convenient for organizing production and delivery. The KDAB Cylindrical Gear Reduction is made of high-quality alloy ...


    By Sogears

  • China Wholesale Parallel Shaft Gear Transmission Unit for Cement plant

    1. Product DesignThe Parallel Shaft Geared Reduction Motors refers to the same kind of products abroad and adopts the new design, which is mainly shown in:a. Highly modular, with fewer types of gauges and more gearbox specifications.b. High transfer power and high operation reliability. 2. Mounting TypeParallel Shaft Geared Reduction Motors have two-stage ...


    By Sogears

  • 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.

  • Customer spotlight: Tim Mukoda, Kinder Morgan

    Our Customer Spotlight series showcases the unique perspectives and innovative approaches of the EHS professionals who are using our solutions every day. For this installment, we’re speaking with Tim Mukoda, EHS Manager at Kinder Morgan. Kinder Morgan is one of the largest energy infrastructure companies in North America. The company owns an interest in or operates approximately 85,000 ...


    By Enviance, Inc.

  • EnviPharm2018

    International Conference on Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology scheduled to be held in Chicago, USA during August 23-25,2018 will emphasize elaborately on the various advancements and approaches in Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology. This conference includes keynote presentations, panel discussions, video presentations, poster presentations and ...


  • Silver Membranes in Monitoring Respirable Crystalline Silica

    Crystalline silica, most commonly found in the form of quartz, is a basic component of the earth; it’s found in soil, sand granite, and other minerals. During many industrial processes, crystalline silica is released as particles that are 100 times smaller than beach sand.1 Due to their size, these mineral particles cannot easily be cleared by human lungs. Instead, they persist in the ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • What’s The Proper Way to Handle and Store P-80® Lubricants?

    P-80 temporary rubber assembly lubricants decrease the installation force needed to install rubber parts, enabling them to slide easily into place. These lubricants provide a high degree of lubricity when wet, but once ...

  • Ask Enhesa 10: USA & Canada

    Contributions from James Olaleye, Christian Petrangelo, Edith Nagy, Caitlin O’Sullivan, Gillian Wener, Danyelle Barron, and Seong Won Hong ...

  • Online tool highlights the scale of work-related accidents in Brazil

    In Brazil, an occupational health & safety accident happens every 47 seconds. 3.3 million notifications of work-related accidents were registered with the authorities in the period between 2012 and 2016. 12,423 deaths due to work-related accidents were reported in the country in that same period of time. ...

  • Introducing Ice Storm90™- Great article written by @Canadian Mining and Energy on the IceStorm90

    We are seeing more and more companies adopting our ice blasting technology for a variety of uses, cleaning mining equipment being one of them. Coulson Ice Blast offers an environmentally friendly and cost-effective way to clean heavy equipment Coulson Ice Blast began as a solution to the Coulson Group's aviation problem. Foster Coulson's grandfather created the Coulson Group in ...


    By Coulson Ice Blast

  • 6 Ways to engage employees in office ergonomics

    When trying to keep office employees comfortable and productive at work, one of the biggest challenges is getting them to change the behaviors that contribute to discomfort and injury. The best way to make these important changes is to ensure that employees are actively engaged and participating in ergonomics efforts. ...


    By Enviance, Inc.

  • Chemical Watch Quotes the TSCA New Chemicals Coalition in “Industry group: US EPA should cede workplace hazard regulation to Osha”

    On December 15, 2017, Chemical Watch featured comments by the TSCA New Chemicals Coalition (NCC) on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) new chemical evaluation policy. An industry group has argued that the US EPA should avoid issuing orders to mitigate workplace risks associated with new chemicals. Instead, it says, it should turn over that regulatory responsibility to the ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • A look around the world at mental health in the workplace

    Among the countless number of occupational diseases workers are exposed to globally, mental health issues have proved to be one of the most dangerous. Studies continue to confirm their accountability for a majority of long-term leaves from work, just behind cancer. Although there has been marked increase in campaigns addressing mental health and its consequences in the workplace, there remains a ...

  • Refinery provides workers with total safety from decontamination - Case Study

    Background: A top international oil and gas refinery on France’s western coast recently initiated a €400 million facility upgrade at their refinery to capture profitable new markets in low-sulfur fuels that meet evolving European Union specifications. This substantial investment will significantly improve the refinery’s profitability and secure its long-term ...

  • 3 Hotkey capabilities your next ergonomic solution should have

    The personal computer might be the most important productivity tool of our time, but that productivity can come at a cost to organizations that require their workforces to use a computer for increasingly long hours. Extended computer work is associated with various types of musculoskeletal discomfort that can lead to reduced productivity, reduced work quality, absenteeism, and in severe ...


    By Enviance, Inc.

  • What is Incineration?

    What is incineration? “Everything you ever wanted to know, but never dared to ask!” In its most basic form, it is the destruction of something, especially waste material, by burning. Incineration is a thermo-decomposition process where the components present in the waste stream are ionized into harmless elements at a higher temperature in the presence of oxygen. ...


    By Inciner8 Limited

  • Insights from a successful ergonomics program

    Every year, professionals across industries gather at the National Ergonomics Conference and Expo to share experiences, challenges, and best practices for building a successful ergonomics program. In an opening ...


    By Enviance, Inc.

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