Carbon Monoxide (CO) Monitoring Articles

  • Carbon Monoxide: 10 Essential facts

    Carbon monoxide (CO) is an odourless, colourless gas that is found naturally occurring in the atmosphere. It exists at around 0.2 parts per million (ppm) and this is deemed to be a safe level for humans. To give context, oxygen naturally exists at 209,000 ppm. ...


    By Analox Sensor Technology

  • Canada Codes for Mining Safety Increase

    According to the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service, Canada remains among the ...


    By Analox Sensor Technology

  • Polk County, IA - Case Study

    Jennifer Bradley, Rebecca Peltzer, and Chad Hines were assigned the task in 2008 to make their multi-pollutant site all-digital. “The wiring in analog mode was a rats nest. We had several co-located analyzers and redundant analyzers, especially as we were making the transition from older analyzers and were running the analyzers alongside,” Peltzer reported. ...


    By Agilaire, LLC

  • Don’t Risk Your Life Going Up in Smoke

    What you need to know about smoke alarms Fire is an inescapable risk in both the home and workplace, with electrical products, heating and gas all presenting the possibility of an accidental blaze under the wrong circumstances. Preventing fires altogether with effective precautions is always preferable, but regardless at least one smoke alarm/detector – or mains powered ...


    By SHEilds Ltd

  • Confused about Carbon Monoxide and Ventilation?

    How does it affect you, the Building Owner and HVAC Contractor? There has been a lot of press regarding Carbon Monoxide Detectors (CO) and Smoke Detectors in the news over the past year. In most cases, this is justified and certainly the attention and awareness is important. As a contractor though, how does this affect you and the HVAC market place? It’s important to understand the ...


    By Arjay Engineering Ltd.

  • Confused about Carbon Monoxide and Ventilation?

    There has been a lot of press regarding Carbon Monoxide Detectors (CO) and Smoke Detectors in the news over the past year. In most cases, this is justified and certainly the attention and awareness is important. As a contractor though, how does this affect you and the HVAC market place? It’s important to understand the difference between private residential monitoring for personal safety ...


    By Arjay Engineering Ltd.

  • Carbon Monoxide awareness highlighted in Coronation Street

    During the festive season Coronation Street's Fiz Brown (played by Jennie McAlpine) had the task of playing out a scene that sees her succumb to CO (Carbon Monoxide) poisoning. This may seem like a dramatic story line only used keep us glued to our screens over the Christmas holidays, however, it is estimated that around 50 people are killed and at least 4000 people are treated in hospital ...


    By Shawcity Limited

  • Residential Carbon Monoxide Alarm Use: Opportunities for Poisoning Prevention

    Prevalence of carbon monoxide (CO) alarm usage in localities where they are not required is poorly defined and the reasons for failing to have a home CO alarm have never been described. In this study, the authors conducted a computer-based survey among employees of similar major medical centers in Seattle, Washington, and Salt Lake City, Utah. Questions were asked about the prevalence of use of ...

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