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  • New Gas Generator to check personal Gas Detectors

    Personnel working in chemical plants protect themselves with personal gas detectors from gas exposure. Gas leaks are very unlikely to occur, so the gas detector will always display „0“. An instrument displaying zero can do so for two reasons: a) The concentration is zero. b) The instrument is defective. For good reasons a daily check of the instrument is mandatory. It would ...

  • Diffusive Badges for Personal Exposure Monitoring

    We are the Technology Leader in Personal Monitoring Badges, the most cost-effective and convenient way to monitor chemicals in a worker’s personal breathing zone. We also have Laboratories. AT Labs operates AIHA-accredited labs which provide personal air samplers to industrial hygienists and analyze the contents of returned samplers.  Assay Technology's Miller-Nelson ...


    By Assay Technology, Inc

  • Tough, Small And Lightweight Personal Multi-Gas Monitor For Harsh Environments

    Extending the family of Tetra portable gas monitors, the lightweight Tetra:3 from Crowcon Detection Instruments combines extremely rugged design with small size and simple operation. Designed for use in demanding industrial environments, including confined space work in the construction industry, the Tetra:3 has simple, single button operation which can be used with a gloved hand. Monitoring ...

  • UK committee supports personal carbon trading

    A House of Commons committee suggested last week that the UK Parliament create a personal carbon-trading scheme for all citizens of the United Kingdom. It was the strongest statement yet by any government in favor of an individual cap-and-trade system for buying and selling greenhouse gas emissions. Personal carbon trading would provide a set 'carbon emissions allowance' to each citizen and ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • Jobs at Analox – could you be the person we are looking for?

    At the end of September we posted about how we have had a bumper year for job vacancies this year and how we had grown from just over 50 staff in 2014 to 69 staff so far in 2015. The great news is we have no signs of ...


    By Analox Sensor Technology

  • Michael Cleland Canada’s Energy Person of the Year

    The Energy Council of Canada has announced the recipient of the 2015 Canadian Energy Person of the Year Award, Mr. Michael Cleland. Mr. Cleland has demonstrated his leadership in the public and private sectors in advancing energy issues during a distinguished 40-year career. He has held senior executive positions in government and with two of Canada’s ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • The age of personal public relations, for green businesses and everyone else

    Andy Warhol famously said that in the future we'll all be famous for 15 minutes. I don't think we're quite there yet. I think more than ever we all have the capacity to receive recognition, but not everybody does. That is why this is not the age of 15 minutes of fame, but the age of personal public relations. In the age of the Internet, new celebrities and demi-celebrities burst onto the scene ...


    By 3BL Media

  • Wyoming top in CO2 per person amid new regulations

    Turns out the worst state for carbon dioxide emissions per person isn't smoggy California or bustling New York, but a place famous for its big, clear skies: Wyoming. But regulating greenhouse gases is a touchy subject in the least-populated state, which just recently received U.S. Environmental Protection Agency approval to do so. Wyoming also is the top coal-mining state by far, producing almost ...


    By Associated Press

  • Enviance Announces 6.5 Release to Personalize and Simplify the Customer Experience

    Enviance, Inc. today announced the release of version 6.5 of the Enviance System, a cloud-based Environmental ERP platform that manages environmental, health and safety compliance, greenhouse gas, and the financial risk posed by over 2000 environmental factors. The new features and improved functionality offer total customization for a personalized and ...


    By Enviance, Inc.

  • Utility Helpline's business development manager crowned top sales person at prestigious TELCA awards

    Utility Helpline’s business development manager Fiona Howe has been crowned ‘Sales Professional of the Year’ at The Energy Live Consultancy Awards (TELCA) 2015. Fiona overcame tough competition from some of the UK’s biggest energy consultancies to win the national award. Success was all the sweeter because she was nominated by ...


    By Utility Helpline

  • Time spent in traffic has major effect on personal exposure to cancer-causing chemicals

    Our lifestyles determine how often we are exposed to cancer-causing chemicals, such as those in traffic emissions and cigarette smoke. A Swedish study reveals how exposure to these chemicals varies from person to person. Among its findings, the amount of time a person spends in traffic or refuelling their car significantly affects how much benzene and butadiene they could inhale. Many studies ...

  • In Keynote Address, Schwarzenegger Calls for Level Playing Field Between Fossil Fuels and Renewables; Calls It his Personal “Crusade”

    Last evening, former California Governor Schwarzenegger called for “leveling the playing field for renewable energies, making his remarks in a keynote address at the American Council On Renewable Energy’s (ACORE) 10-Year Anniversary Celebration Dinner in Washington, DC. “It must be a national priority to clear the red tape and bureaucracy so that ...

  • New Rental Fleet of Gas Detectors

    Ashtead Technology Rentals is launching a new fleet of instruments designed specifically to detect the many toxic and hazardous gases that can arise in drains and underground cavities. It is believed that over 80,000 new chemicals have been created in the last 50 years and many of them, unfortunately, end up in our drainage systems. A high proportion of these chemicals are toxic and anyone ...


    By Ashtead Technology Ltd

  • T3 portable multi-gas detector

    Gas detection specialist Crowcon has expanded the capabilities of its highly successful Tetra:3 (T3) personal multi-gas detector with three more toxic gas sensors: ozone (O3), sulphur dioxide (SO2) and ammonia (NH3). This complements the existing sensor range which includes flammable gases, oxygen (O2), hydrogen sulphide (H2S), and carbon monoxide (CO). The new sensors widen the scope of the T3 ...

  • New gas-pro confined space gas detector from Crowcon

    Crowcon’s new Gas-Pro portable gas detector is designed with just one purpose – ensuring safety in confined spaces. It is robust, reliable and simple to use with a bright, easy to read display and long battery life. The Gas-Pro has a number of special features specific to confined space entry (CSE) work: Compact and comparable in size to leading front-mount diffusion detectors, ...

  • Buying a Gas Detector Can Be Confusing...

    What do you look for when searching to buy gas detection equipment? Gas detector, gas monitor, gas analyser or sometimes we even hear gas tester, however, there are many terms used to identify gas detection equipment. No matter what the confusion is, a1-cbiss can help. Whether it is uncertainty of what is needed, you could be ordering equipment on behalf of someone else, you may be struggling to ...


    By a1-cbiss

  • Gas Detectors Protect Shale Gas Rigs From Hazardous Hydrocarbon Gas Leaks

    Oil and gas engineers responsible for hydraulic fracturing operations in the production of natural gas will find the Combustible Gas Detectors product lines available from General Monitors accurately sense potentially explosive hydrocarbon gas and alert crews in time to complete an orderly shutdown of the drilling rig. Pockets of combustible gas potentially escaping from shale drilling rig ...


    By General Monitors

  • Entergy Announces Purchase of Greenhouse Gas Reduction Credits

    Entergy Corporation (NYSE: ETR) today announced the purchase of approximately 137,000 tons of greenhouse gas reduction credits from New York's largest non-hazardous solid waste facility. The credits were generated from the capture and destruction of methane, a byproduct of waste decomposition. Seneca Meadows, Inc. owns and operates the waste ...


    By Entergy

  • Greenhouse gas emissions associated with long-distance travel

    Long-distance travelling accounts for a significant number of miles travelled per person, but estimates of its greenhouse gas emissions are lacking. Using data from Belgium and the Netherlands, this study estimates that longdistance journeys account for 40–50% of total mileage and 50% of greenhouse gas emissions of all people transport in Western Europe. Advances in transportation ...

  • EPA To Hold Environmental Justice Conference in Atlanta, GA

    The U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will host the 2012 Southeast Regional Environmental Justice Conference, “Promoting Environmental Justice through Effective Education, Collaboration, and Mobilization” on August 16-17, 2012. The event will be held at the Sam Nunn Atlanta Federal Center in Atlanta, GA. Who: Gwen Keyes Fleming, EPA Regional Administrator ...

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