ambient air carbon monoxide News

  • Dozens Sickened by Carbon Monoxide at Georgia School

    Last week, almost 50 children and adults were sent to area hospitals when an elementary school near Atlanta experienced high levels of carbon monoxide (CO).  Another 500 people were forced to evacuate the school building.   Emergency responders to the incident found high levels of carbon monoxide near a school furnace.  Reports indicate that the furnace’s boiler, where the ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Carbon Monoxide Hazards Close Arizona Treatment Center

    Earlier this month, almost 100 people were evacuated from a Scottsdale treatment and rehabilitation center after an unusual smell was noticed by the building’s occupants.  The local fire department responded and evacuated the center that provides services to teens and adults who have cognitive and intellectual disabilities.   Sixteen people were treated at a local hospital, but ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Ambient air quality and cleaner air for Europe

    Air pollution is caused by the emission to the atmosphere of certain substances which, alone or through chemical reaction, can damage human health and/or the environment. Air pollution is both a local and a transboundary problem as emissions from one country can travel large distances in the atmosphere and cause adverse effects in other countries. The single pollutants causing most damage to ...


  • Carbon Monoxide Hazards Identified by Innovative IAQ Test Kit

    Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, tasteless, non-irritating, but potentially lethal gas produced during the combustion of liquid, solid, and gaseous fuels. CO may be produced from any furnace fired by fuel, wood stoves, kerosene heaters, gas stoves, and fireplaces. Other common sources include exhaust from motor vehicles, and emissions from charcoal grills and fuel-powered yard ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

  • Next-generation ambient air quality monitoring technology

    The European company recordum has developed world’s first out-of-the-box plug-and-play solution for air quality monitoring. The airpointer® is a compact multi-gas monitoring solution for people who want results. Typically less than two hours after delivery on‐site the customers see the first measurement data – on the Internet without any specific software, just their browser. At the same ...


  • Archival and cultural preservation facilities require an ambient Indoor Air Environment.

    Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) is a significant issue in Libraries, museums and archival collections, due mainly to the fact that many compounds, as well as unsuitable temperature and humidity has a deteriorating affect on many valuable and precious items stored in these buildings. Control of temperature and relative humidity is critical in the preservation of library and archival collections ...


    By PPM Technology

  • a1-cbiss Introduce Complete Ambient Air Analyser Range

    In partnership with Environnement SA, a1-cbiss are pleased to announce the addition of new ambient air quality monitoring analysers to their extensive emission monitoring analysers range. The complete range of real-time gas analysers each use unique technologies and reference methods to provide the most reliable and accurate results for the common regulatory air pollutants such as nitrogen ...


    By a1-cbiss

  • Ambient Pollution Monitoring Stations For Smelter Plants

    Environnement S.A is pleased to announce a new order from NALCO India (National Aluminium Company Ltd) for the supply of 3 complete AQMS stations including analyzers such as AF22M (for SO2 monitoring) / AC32M (for NO, NO2, NOx) / CO12M (for CO and CO2 monitoring)  / MP101M particulate monitors (for PM10 / PM2.5)  for air pollution monitoring of a Smelter Plant located in Angul ...


    By Environnement S.A

  • Jackson reinstates EPA staff paper in review of national ambient air quality standards

    Administrator Jackson reinstated the staff paper portion of the process for reviewing federal air quality standards, reversing portions of a Bush Administration decision that revised review procedures. EPA is required under the Clean Air Act (CAA) to review every five years the science behind existing National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) for six common air pollutants and to decide ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Ecotech announces the lauch of the Serinus ambient gas analyzers series

    Ecotech, Australia’s leading manufacturer of environmental monitoring equipment has released its newest product range - the Serinus gas analyzer series. They are the culmination of over 30 years expertise in the design, manufacture and marketing of ambient air quality monitoring instrumentation. Utilizing a new modular layout, and the extensive use of standardized, low wattage, cost effective ...


    By Ecotech Pty Ltd

  • Ecotech announces the launch of the Serinus ambient gas analyzers series

    Ecotech, Australia’s leading manufacturer of environmental monitoring equipment has released its newest product range - the Serinus gas analyzer series. They are the culmination of over 30 years expertise in the design, manufacture and marketing of ambient air quality monitoring instrumentation. Utilizing a new modular layout, and the extensive use of standardized, low wattage, cost effective ...


    By Ecotech Pty Ltd

  • Beijing game for clean air challenge

    With the Olympic Games in sight, the Chinese Government is committed to improving the air quality in Beijing, and has had measures in place since 1998 which have already made a difference. However, there is still some way to go to meet national air quality standards in the Chinese capital, according to Professor Wang Wen-Xing and his team from the Chinese Research Academy of Environmental ...


    By Springer

  • A cost effective, compact solution to air quality measurement

    The E4100 is a revolutionary air quality transmitter that measures up to four most common gaseous pollutants and basic meteorological data of ambient air. Measurement data is sent wirelessly to a web-based database or locally via a serial interface. Small and elegantly designed, the E4100 is excellent for monitoring air quality in urban areas and around industry. It is the first air quality ...

  • Air Monitors wins major national service contract

    Air Monitors, the Tewkesbury based instrumentation specialist, has been awarded a contract to service, calibrate and maintain the majority of the UK’s Automatic Urban and Rural Network (AURN) of ambient air quality monitoring stations. The UK’s AURN has been delivering air quality data since the early 1970s, and comprises over 100 monitoring stations across the UK producing ...


    By Air Monitors Ltd.

  • Arkansas Reduces Air Toxics with EPA Grant

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded $501,837 to the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) to administer the state’s pollution prevention and control program. The program includes ambient monitoring, planning, permitting and compliance activities. ADEQ will also monitor for major pollutants, identifying major and minor sources of air pollution that may be ...

  • Gas detection solutions for monitoring compressed breathing air

    At first glance the physiological demands of the firefighter, the scuba diver and the hospital patient have little in common. One is trained to deal with fire and rescue, one swims underwater and one is concerned with either regaining or improving their health. Yet all three depend to some extent on a safe source of compressed breathing air. In the case of the firefighter, portable breathing sets ...


    By Analox Sensor Technology

  • Questions and Answers on the new European air quality directive

     Questions and Answers on the new directive on ambient air quality and cleaner air for Europe 1) What is the issue? Air pollution is caused by the emission to the atmosphere of certain substances which, alone or through chemical reaction, can damage human health and/or the environment. Air pollution is both a local and a transboundary problem as emissions from one country can travel large ...

  • Air quality monitoring station installed in China with help of Ecotech

    Shangri-La, nestled in the foothills of the Himalayas, means ‘land of sacredness and peace.’ in the Tibetan language. It is an exotic paradise located 3600m above sea level in southern China.  A place you would image to be devoid of the pollution plaguing major cities around the world.  The Chinese Meteorological Administration (CMA) are determined to keep it this way and have just ...


    By Ecotech Pty Ltd

  • Air Pollution Control for Coal-Fired Power Plants

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Air Pollution Control for Coal-Fired Power Plants ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Los Angeles Companies Agree to Pay $140,000 for Clean Air Act Violations

    Two Los Angeles companies have agreed to pay a combined total of $140,000 for violating the Clean Air Act by importing electric generators and recreational vehicles into the Port of Long Beach without proper emission controls. All Power America, LLC (All-Power) located in Chino, Calif. will pay $60,000 and Maxtrade, LLC (Maxtrade) located in South El Monte, Calif. will pay $80,000. In addition to ...

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