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  • HORIBA emissions testing centre
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    Environmental compliance

    2018-05-02T10:40:00Z

    Rob Cockerill explores the impact of the emissions scandals of recent years and why new regulatory measures are driving specialty gas and equipment demand.

  • On-trend- Recovery and reclamation of refrigerant gases
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    On-trend: Recovery and reclamation of refrigerant gases

    2018-05-02T10:33:00Z

    Like vehicle emissions, one of the most commonly acknowledged or understood areas of environmental concern surrounds fluorinated greenhouse gases (F-gases). It’s become something of a buzz term in the wider specialty gases and chemicals business in recent years.

  • The-Linde-Group
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    Specialty gases in environmental protection

    2018-05-02T10:18:00Z

    Bob Brown, the Australian politician once said, “The future will either be green or not at all.”  As we seek to maintain our industrialised way of life in a sustainable way, employing clean technologies and high specification industrial gases has become critical and will become more so.

  • Grégoire LE HEN
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    10 minutes with...Grégoire LE HEN

    2018-05-02T10:13:00Z

    Take 10 minutes out with Grégoire LE HEN, Technical Manager of IRELAND Valves, as he discusses the company’s roots and activities, new products the company is working on, and where IRELAND  Valves sees new business opportunities.

  • rocky mountains
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    Regional markets – Focus on North America

    2018-05-02T10:06:00Z

    The three largest markets in the North America region are the US, Canada and Mexico, with these three markets generating around $23bn of industrial gas revenues in 2016, up from just over $22bn in 2015, writes Rob Cockerill.

  • Cylinder filling optimisation
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    In focus...Cylinder filling optimisation

    2018-05-02T09:55:00Z

    Optimisation should be incorporated into every company’s business strategy. You should demand and accept nothing less than the best outcome for every action and activity you engage in – and cylinder filling is no exception.

  • Swiss Safety Centre
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    Swiss Safety Center

    2018-05-02T09:45:00Z

    Swiss Safety Center AG, formerly Swiss TS, offers a comprehensive portfolio of services for industry, retail and commerce. These include checks, permits and inspections of pressure equipment, welding technology and dangerous goods, as well as conformity assessments.

  • High pressure composite cylinders
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    An introduction to...High pressure composite cylinders

    2018-05-02T09:36:00Z

    Composite cylinders still represent a relatively new generation in cylinder technology that marry dramatic weight reduction with reliable performance.

  • Cylinders-Luxfer
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    Cylinder technologies: Calibration gases in aluminium cylinders

    2018-05-02T09:27:00Z

    Mark Lawday and Andy Thornley of Luxfer Gas Cylinders discuss the stability and shelf life of calibration test gases in aluminium cylinders.

  • Safety tips for handling dry ice.
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    When a cover up is a good thing

    2018-05-02T09:00:00Z

    Unique among the industrial gas products is a substance that is neither a gas nor a liquid, but a solid form of carbon dioxide—dry ice. As discussed in our report on page 42 of this issue, dry ice is used extensively in the food industry and increasingly for applications in biomedical markets.