Safety (S3)

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    News

    BCGA adds 100th document

    2019-08-07T14:42:00Z

    The British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) has added the 100th guidance document to its comprehensive reference library.

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    News

    Brighton Pride highlights use of nitrous oxide

    2019-08-05T10:33:00Z

    More than 150 bags of rubbish containing nitrous oxide, or “laughing gas” as it is widely known, canisters and balloons have been picked up off Brighton Beach following a major Pride event at the weekend.

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    Features

    Safety monitoring solutions

    2019-08-01T06:00:00Z

    Monitoring gases, particularly oxygen, to ensure process safety has grown in importance over the years. There is an increasing need to run processes at optimal oxygen concentrations in order to increase efficiency, reduce process costs and to meet emissions regulation. This means that gas concentrations are frequently set close to ...

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    Cause of China ASU explosion

    2019-07-31T10:56:00Z

    Human error is the main cause of a recent explosion at an air separation plant (ASU) in China, a primary investigation has found.

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    US Patent & Trademark Office awards LifeGuard Technologies

    2019-07-22T09:22:00Z

    Pennsylvania-based safety hose manufacturer, LifeGuard Technologies, has been issued US Patent No. 10,344,902, by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

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    Industrial Scientific acquires SAFER Systems

    2019-07-09T11:14:00Z

    Industrial Scientific, a Pittsburgh-based gas detection expert, has signed and closed on a definite agreement to acquire SAFER® Systems.

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    SSP: An integral part of Afrox’s 360-degree solutions

    2019-07-08T13:37:00Z

    Afrox’s Business Manager for Manufacturing Industries, Johann Pieterse, describes how Afrox’s full Safety Solutions Programme (SSP) has been incorporated into its 360° Solutions offering.

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    News

    Cause of hydrogen station explosion identified

    2019-06-27T13:20:00Z

    An assembly error of a specific plug in a hydrogen tank in the high-pressure storage unit has been identified as the root cause of an explosion to a hydrogen station in Norway.

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    News

    Nel releases updates from H2 station investigation

    2019-06-17T15:03:00Z

    The preliminary investigation into the recent explosion at a hydrogen station in Norway has found the incident started with a hydrogen leak in the high-pressure storage unit.

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    UL expands hazardous locations lab

    2019-06-11T15:44:00Z

    UL (Underwriters Laboratories) has opened its new hazardous locations (HazLoc) laboratory, which aims to accelerate manufacturing and supply chain safety, at its global headquarters in Northbrook, Illinois, US.