ammonia gas detection News

  • Hot Off The Press: H2s And Ammonia Detection

    While toxic gases have a wide variety of uses in a range of industries, they can be very dangerous at high concentrations. In particular, ammonia is an excellent coolant used in food production and storage, and an efficient fertilizer in the agriculture industry. Additionally, H2S is an inevitable byproduct within the oil and gas industry, pulp and paper production and more. Human senses cannot ...

  • Reaching Euro VI emissions limits

    The requirements of low and lowest detectable exhaust analysis has prompted Eco Physics to launch a broad range of analyzers for NO/NOx detection. Emissions tuning is one of the targets of the EURO VI regulations as well as US EPA 2010, which are: Reduction of Particulate Matter (PM) and reduction of Nitrogen Oxides (NOx). In the past 15 years – since the first European regulation for exhaust ...


    By Eco Physics Inc.

  • Water Innovate’s N-Tox® Technology Wins Shell Springboard Award

    CRANFIELD, UK: Shell has awarded Water Innovate £40,000 to help extend the market potential of its proven and innovative N-Tox® nitrous oxide monitoring technology. Dr Steve Callister, Managing Director at Water Innovate, said “We are delighted to have won this Shell Springboard award - our plans for commercialising N-Tox® have been given a valuable boost that will allow us to accelerate the ...


    By Clarity Authoring

  • National Chemical Company will upgrade facilities and pay fine to settle clean air violations

    A national company that distributes ammonia has agreed to install and operate $345,000 in ammonia leak detection systems at 14 facilities across the country to settle claims by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that it violated federal clean air regulations on chemical risk management at plants in Rhode Island and Michigan.  Tanner Industries, based in Southhampton, Penn., also agreed ...

  • Unified Grocers settles EPA claims for delayed reporting of ammonia release, risk management, and emergency planning violations

    Unified Grocers has settled with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for alleged chemical release reporting, risk management, and emergency planning violations at its warehouse facility in Seattle, Washington and will pay EPA a $110,200 penalty. The company will also complete a Supplemental Environmental Project which includes ammonia release detection improvements valued at over ...

  • SafEye Protects Pharmaceutical Plant

    The SafEye Duct Mounted open path gas detector has recently been employed to provide gas detection at a global pharmaceutical plant. The detector was required within the plant to detect a variety of gases, including the most dominant, acetone, ethanol, ethyl acetate, methanol, toluene and isopropyl alcohol. This is to prevent the gases from building up either within a closed area or ...

  • EPA Settles with Olympic Fruit Company for Federal Risk Management Violations

    Olympic Fruit Company failed to meet risk management requirements under the Clean Air Act, according a settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. As part of the settlement, the company will pay a penalty of $33,964 and upgrade its safety equipment. Olympic Fruit Company is based in Union Gap, Washington. Under the Clean Air Act, a facility that handles large amounts of chemicals is ...

  • Introducing Platform 2 of the Axetris LGD F200

    At Axetris, we work hard to continuously improve our products as to help our OEM customers solve gas detection challenges. Axetris AG (Switzerland) is pleased to announce the new F200 Platform 2 for its Laser Gas Detection (LGD) product line. With improved product and software design, the  ...


    By Axetris AG

  • Introducing Platform 2 of the Axetris LGD F200

    At Axetris, we work hard to continuously improve our products as to help our OEM customers solve gas detection challenges. Axetris AG (Switzerland) is pleased to announce the new F200 Platform 2 for its Laser Gas Detection (LGD) product line. With improved product and software design, the  ...


    By Axetris AG

  • New Ichthys Project Employs SharpEye and SafEye Detectors

    The Ichthys Project is a world-class project to develop a gas and condensate field approximately 130 miles (200km) off the northwest coast of Australia. The project, which is operated by INPEX, is a joint venture with major partner Total and various Japanese & Taiwanese Gas companies and is due to start production in 2016. The project, which is the first ...

  • ET moves into gas detection tubes with Kitagawa

    ET is pleased to announce that from August 2011 it will be able to supply the Kitagawa Gas Detector Tube System. The Kitagawa Gas Detector Tube System is used by industries worldwide to detect gases and vapours simply and reliably, without the need for calibration effort or power supply. It’s as easy to use as 1-2-3! Choose from over 300 gas detector tubes from Ammonia to Xylene. The ...

  • SharpEye IR3 Detectors Protect Prudhoe Bay Oil Facility

    SharpEye 40/40I flame detectors were recently installed in a hot oil module in Prudhoe Bay, Alaska. The facility, which measures 12 x 100 ft, was selected to be protected by the well trusted IR3 optical flame detectors to provide reliable flame detection. The SharpEye 40/40I is multi spectrum based on three IR bands (IR3) and detects fuel and gas fires at long distances ...

  • Wintershall Select SharpEye for RAVN Oil Rig

    Spectrex SharpEye 40/40I IR3 Flame Detectors were recently selected for a newly constructed oil rig. Wintershall chose the IR3 detectors for their new RAVN unmanned platform that will serve in the Danish part of the North Sea. The SharpEye detectors were installed to provide high performance detection of the entire rig. The 40/40I optical flame detector is a multi spectrum ...

  • Oregon freeze dry, inc. Pays over $3,000 for failure to report ammonia release

    Oregon Freeze Dry, Inc. will pay the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency $3,323 for its failure to report an estimated 422 pounds of anhydrous ammonia released at their food freeze dryer facility in Albany, Oregon. In addition to the penalty, the company agrees to spend at least $19,435 to purchase and install an ammonia detection and alarm system and a remote and automatic shutdown valve system ...

  • New Analyzers for NOx Amines

    ECO PHYSICS AG has developed new analyzers for measuring ammonia (NH3). The company’s 800 series allows for several different configurations, including different converters, heated sample inlets, pressure regulation and multiple reaction chambers. ECO PHYSICS even has the ability to provide two separate sample inlets for measuring gases from two separate sources with their dual inlet option. ...


    By Eco Physics Inc.

  • Hot Off The Press: To Detect and To Protect

    Many oil and gas installations, especially oil rigs and FPSOs, are located in areas with harsh weather conditions, such as in the North Sea or Alaska. Although a different area of the world, similar tough surroundings are faced at the other end of the spectrum where there is extreme sunlight and high temperatures coupled with occasional sand storms. In all of these locations and many ...

  • ECO PHYSICS AG acquires TGA Business from Omnisens S.A.

    ECO PHYSICS is pleased to announce the acquisition of the OMNISENS trace gas analyzer (TGA) business. The Swiss company ECO PHYSICS has twenty years of experience in developing and manufacturing of gas analyzers, in particular for nitrogen oxides. Its knowhow is centered around the technology of chemiluminescence detection (CLD). By means of converters CLD allows to measure ammonia (NH3) in a ...


    By Eco Physics Inc.

  • Spectrex Detectors Installed at Major Refinery

    The largest oil refinery in the world is doubling its capacity to 1.2 million barrels a day. With this expansion, there is the requirement to increase the number of flame and gas detectors to protect the whole facility. SharpEye 40/40I and 40/40LB Optical Flame Detectors were selected, alongside SafEye Quasar 900 Open Path Gas Detectors to provide complete protection by the most ...

  • Complete Online Monitoring Solution for Waste Water Treatment Plant

    Due to the increasing number of requests for the monitoring of waste water treatment plant atmosphere, Chromatotec® has designed a specific analytical solution for sulfur and nitrogen compounds analysis. For more than 25 years, Chromatotec® has proven its value and expertise in measuring and recording sulfur concentrations in waste water treatment plant. Chromatotec® has completed its ...


    By Chromatotec Group

  • Complete online monitoring solution for Waste Water Treatment Plant

    Due to the increasing number of requests for the monitoring of waste water treatment plant atmosphere, Chromatotec® has designed a specific analytical solution for sulfur and nitrogen compounds analysis. For more than 25 years, Chromatotec® has proven its value and expertise in measuring and recording sulfur concentrations in waste water treatment plant. Chromatotec® has completed its ...


    By Chromatotec Group

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