Articles & Whitepapers
We’re a team of mostly scientists and engineers and that means we’re going to come up with nerdy sometimes-too-literal naming conventions. Where does the UPAS acronym come from? UPAS stands for Ultrasonic Personal Aerosol Sampler or as we’re seeing more and more folks expand beyond aerosols; UPAS can also stand for Ultrasonic Personal Air Sampler. So why that name? In this post ...
In the following article, Josh Thomas from instrumentation specialist Ashtead Technology, discusses the risks associated with dust at quarries, and highlights the vital role of monitoring. ...
Introduction Respirable dust is considered anything below 10µm in size. This particulate is high risk because it penetrates deeply into the lungs. Respirable hazards for dust come from many dusts within the workplace and for that matter the ...
Equipment & Solutions
The F&J Econoair Plus L-15P personal air sampler consists of a pump contained in a high impact steel fiber filled Lexan, antistatic and RFI/EMI-shielded case, exclusive electronic circuit board for constant flow control (patent pending), an LCD display with 2 lines of 16 characters, a single diaphragm pump mechanism and a rechargeable NiMH battery pack.