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Category Archives: Laboratory
Bartender pouring beer from a dispenser which uses gas for pressure.
Commercial gases are used commonly in areas where humans are often working including leisure facilities like bars, restaurants, swimming pools, theatres and sporting stadiums. Carbon dioxide (CO2) and nitrogen (N2) are often used in the soft drink carbonation process and as a pressure tool in dispensing beverages. Why do I need to monitor gas levels? Although small amounts of CO2 … Continue reading
Analox's personal CO2 Alarm, the CO2BUDDY.
Personal CO2 safety Alarms – what are they? If you work in an environment where you could be exposed to increased levels of CO2 you need to consider investing in personal CO2 alarms. A personal CO2 alarm is a lightweight device with CO2 sensor and alarm method to notify the user of a potential leak or dangerous levels of … Continue reading
Carbon Dioxide (CO2) is a very clever gas which is widely used across a number of industries. However, it can also be a very dangerous gas to humans if exposed to higher levels. For more information about carbon dioxide and its dangers, read this blog post. In order for businesses to protect their employees and customers from harmful CO2 leaks, it … Continue reading
What is a CO2 incubator? Laboratory incubators are often divided into two main markets, those that operate using gas and ungassed incubators which are also known as microbiological incubators. Incubators in general are used to grow and maintain cell cultures with carbon dioxide gas used as a control over variables including temperature, humidity and pH levels. CO2 incubators are designed … Continue reading
According to the International Labour Organisation, approximately 7,500 people die everyday due to work related accidents caused by unsafe or unhealthy conditions- that’s more than 2.7 million deaths per year! To support the World Day for Health and Safety at Work campaign, today’s blog is going to focus on the dangers of CO2 in the workplace and why you might … Continue reading
Our exhibition plan for the year ahead is already in full swing with Medlab 2019, our first show of the year. The annual event is taking place from 4th to 7th February at the World Trade Centre in Dubai. The exhibition has been running for 17 years and prides itself on being a powerful business platform connecting the international medical … Continue reading
Make sure your business is compliant with Health and Safety regulations for workplace exposure limits.
Workplace exposure limits – what you should know to be legally compliant in Europe. Exposure Limits Do you comply with the European standards? If you don’t know, this blog will shed some light on the regulations and if you do know, then this blog will provide you with the confidence that you’re already legally compliant. EH40 is a list of … Continue reading
Azote Industrial Gas Solutions, based in New Zealand, provide on-site nitrogen and oxygen generators across a wide range of applications and will be attending this year’s renowned FoodTech PackTech (FTPT) exhibition in Auckland from 18th – 20th September. The 3 day event hosted at ASB Showgrounds, Auckland is New Zealand’s largest food manufacturing, packaging and processing technology trade show. … Continue reading
Ax60+ mulit-gas detection system with Data Output Module communications unit.
Get Connected The latest addition to our Ax60+ multi-gas monitor is available to pre-order now. The new functionality called the Data Output Module, allows customers to connect readings from their Ax60+ gas detection monitor to a Building Management System (BMS) or Building Automation System (BAS) or central control panel. The Data Output Module uses 4-20mA signal or MODBUS digital communication … Continue reading
Helium is used in the MRI process as a coolant.
Last week marked the 150th year since helium was discovered during a solar eclipse, by the French scientist Jules Janssen. If this conjures up images of party balloons and seeing who’s high pitched voice can sound the funniest*, you wouldn’t be wrong, but helium is also an integral element within many other different applications. Helium (He) is one of the … Continue reading