fine dust monitoring device News

  • Why the dust can’t settle on the UK’s construction industry

    Following unscheduled spot checks by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) at the end of last year, there is a powerful wind of change blowing across UK construction sites. So what is the reason for these visits? To examine the measures being taken to protect the long term health of construction workers with the aim of bringing these standards up to the same high level as ...


    By Casella

  • Huge demand for PM all monitor

    Palas, the German manufacturer of particulate monitoring instruments, is expanding production to cope with demand for its fine particulate monitor, the Fidas® 200, which is distributed in the UK by Air Monitors. In the following article Jim Mills explains why Air Monitors is being kept busy by the demand for this exciting new technology. PM monitoring – the ultimate ...


    By Air Monitors Ltd.

  • US Department of Labor`s OSHA cites East Providence, RI, company for combustible wood dust and other hazards after August 2013 fire and explosion

    On Aug. 20, 2013, a combustible wood dust explosion and fire occurred at Inferno Wood Pellet Inc. in East Providence, injuring a worker and partially demolishing the building. The ignition of wood dust in the plant's production room migrated to a retention bin, resulting in an explosion that spread through the building. "While no one was killed, the potential for death ...

  • ABB Takes Videographic Recording Outside For Water & Wastewater Monitoring

    New SM500F is World’s First Field-Mountable Videographic Recorder Warminster, PA — The world’s first field mountable videographic data recorder has now arrived. ABB’s SM500F is a four-channel recorder that can be installed in even the most hostile environments, taking recording out of the control room and offering users localized access to operational data. A choice of mounting options ...


    By ABB

  • Columbus steel castings to pay $825,000 and install monitoring equipment as sentence for violating clean air act

    Columbus Steel Castings Company, Inc., located on the south side of Columbus, Ohio, was sentenced today to pay $825,000 and install additional devices to prevent air pollution after pleading guilty on July 28, 2011 to six counts of violating the Clean Air Act. The violations include failing to operate air pollution controls, failing to report violations, failing to perform required monitoring, ...

  • First jumps of Fidas Frog

    Mobile fine dust monitoring device analyses air in Munich In cooperation with the environmental organization Green City e.V. and "Ludwig-Bölkow-Stiftung", Palas® monitors fine dust in Haidhausen / Munich, now. The measurements done by Fidas® Frog take place in kindergartens, on playgrounds and ways to school. The results will be available within four weeks and show ...


    By Palas GmbH

  • First applications of Fidas® 200 S on Faroe Islands

    Two Fidas 200 S, equivalent to our new certified Fidas 200 S devices, were recently supplied by our sales partner “Air Monitors Ltd.” for establishing a database of background air quality data on Faroe Islands. The world’s only certified optical fine dust measurement system for simultaneous determination of PM2.5 and PM10 is used for discovering ...


    By Palas GmbH

  • By joining forces with others, you can achieve anything. (Anonymous)

    This year, not just one but several of Palas’s partners heeded this advice: The environmental organization #MucOhneMief (“Munich without pong”) used our new mobile fine dust monitoring device Fidas Frog in the joint fight against particulate pollution in Munich. The cycling club “Radsportgemeinschaft Karlsruhe e.V.” helped in the integration of refugees, whose ...


    By Palas GmbH

  • Ensuring quarries are healthier places to work

    Here’s the good news. Thanks to the almost wholesale adoption of best safety practice both in the UK and further afield, accidents within the quarrying industry are rare. In fact, there is a stronger chance that any site incident involves a kid on a quad bike exploring unknown territory rather than one of the 25,000 workers¹ who are directly employed by the industry here in Britain. ...


    By Casella

  • Today: Last chance to meet Palas at Filtech 2016!

    Great interest in our booth C9 in hall 11.1! Use your last chance to meet us at Filtech 2016 in Cologne/Germany (11. to 13. October 2016) and find out more about particle measuring technology made by Palas®! From the first day on, a lot of interested people already visited our booth and asked for measuring devices for their ...


    By Palas GmbH

  • Meet Palas at the EAC 2013

    We kindly invite you to visit us at the European Aerosol Conference - EAC - 2013 (Prague), booth no. 9 The European Aerosol Conference – EAC 2013 – will take place at the Clarion Congress Hotel, Prague, Czech Republic from 1st to 6th September 2013. Don’t miss the opportunity to convince yourself of the quality and performance of our new and proven products in ...


    By Palas GmbH

  • Electronic nose sniffs hazards on metros

    An advanced sensor and data processing used to monitor air quality inside space station is now being used in an innovative fire protection system for Stockholm’s metro system. This technique, called the ‘electronic nose’, was developed for ESA in the 1990s as a contribution to the Russian Mir programme to ensure constant monitoring of the air inside the Mir space station. The system was ...


    By European Space Agency (ESA)

  • Complex issues with incinerating liquid and gaseous residues

    Production processes in the chem-ical and pharmaceutical industries give rise to gaseous and liquid residues that are preferably disposed of in decentralized incinerators. Most of these residues are highly caloric gases and solutions containing high concentrations of organic substances. The complexity of these often toxic substances requires the use of special equipment for the incineration ...

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