All Safety articles – Page 3

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    Lack of universal disinfection protocols for O2 equipment

    2019-01-14T15:03:00Z

    gas world spoke to Cody Vaughn Gibson, Researcher in the Surgery Department at the University of Alabama, to understand whether there is a lack of universal disinfection protocols for oxygen equipment and what medical gas cylinder providers could do to help remedy this problem. 

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    Preventing hydrogen embrittlement in high-cycle pressure vessels

    2019-01-02T10:39:00Z

    To mitigate the risk of hydrogen (H 2 ) embrittlement in high-cycle compressors and high-pressure storage, Haskel engineers developed a new technology that creates pre-compressive stress along the pressure vessel wall, eliminating the risk of leaks or ruptures due to H 2  embrittlement.

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    Using CO2 Sensors in Nuclear Applications

    2018-12-18T16:09:00Z

    Infrared sensors from Edinburgh Sensors provide the ideal leak detection solution for nuclear research and nuclear power plants.

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    Sensidyne® receives approvals for SensAir® fixed gas detector series

    2018-12-13T09:51:00Z

    Sensidyne, LP, supplier and manufacturer of industrial health and safety instrumentation and accessories, has gained new approvals for its cost-effective SensAir fixed gas detector.

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    BCGA to focus on safety, security and environment

    2018-12-11T09:43:00Z

    The British Compressed Gases Association’s (BCGA) 2019 annual conference will look at safety, security and the environment at The Marriott Hotel Country Club in Worsley Park, Manchester, on Thursday, April 11.

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    Firebreaks and home oxygen

    2018-12-03T06:00:00Z

    Richard Radford, Managing Director of BPR Medical, reveals the findings of a new study to quantify the impact of measures – including the widespread use of oxygen firebreaks – in reducing deaths and injuries among home oxygen patients.

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    BCGA membership reaches landmark figure

    2018-11-28T14:52:00Z

    The British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) has welcomed its 100 th corporate member into the organisation.

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    SFMO warns of fire hazards associated with medical oxygen

    2018-11-27T12:17:00Z

    Medical oxygen (O 2 ) is a necessity for those suffering from respiratory illnesses, but, tragically, medical O 2  has been present in several home fires that resulted in the deaths of Tennesseans in 2018.

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    GSS: high CO2 levels on car journeys

    2018-11-23T10:47:00Z

    Gas Sensing Soultions, investigates CO 2 levels on car journeys.

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    Air Liquide reports safety incidents

    2018-11-21T08:36:00Z

    Air Liquide has reported two separate safety incidents at sites in France and Germany, respectively.

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    CO2Meter and GSS collaborate to provide ultrafast Data Logger

    2018-11-07T13:19:00Z

    CO2Meter, with help from Gas Sensing Solutions, has developed a Data Logger capable of measuring up to 100% carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) concentrations.

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    BCGA calls for vigilance on flashback arrestors

    2018-10-03T14:56:00Z

    National trade body, the British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA), is urging the welding industry to be aware of the importance of using flashback arrestors on oxy-acetylene sets. 

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    Everything you need to know about CGACB

    2018-10-01T06:00:00Z

    The Compressed Gas Association (CGA) has formed a new entity, the CGA Certification Board LLC (CGACB), to offer certification services for industrial and medical gases industry personnel.

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    Burch Tank & Truck becomes approval agency

    2018-09-21T10:38:00Z

    The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has approved Burch Tank Truck, Inc. as a Designated Approval Agency.

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    CO2Meter extends carbon dioxide alarms range

    2018-09-10T10:18:00Z

    CO2Meter, Inc. has extended its range of carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) alarms with the addition of a version that can handle up to 100% concentrations of CO 2 .

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    Bacharach

    2018-09-04T15:32:00Z

    Bacharach offers innovative solutions for precision instrumentation that makes HVAC-R safer, cleaner and more energy efficient.

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    Medical gases – New bulk supply certification programme

    2018-09-04T08:07:00Z

    Over the last decade the regulatory environment for bulk compressed medical gas (CMG) supply systems at healthcare facilities has evolved, resulting in a demand for more formalised processes to document and certify the training of system technicians.

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    FDA issues warning

    2018-09-03T14:03:00Z

    The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a warning about the potential dangers of eating, drinking or handling food products prepared by adding liquid nitrogen (N 2 ).

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    A spirit of participation

    2018-09-03T09:54:00Z

    Jack Butler, President and CEO of Butler Gas Products Co. Inc., has assumed the position of Chair for the Compressed Gas Association (CGA). In an exclusive interview, Jack Butler shares with gas world his business and safety philosophies and discusses how he plans to assist the industrial gas industry maintain ...

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    Gas Sensing Solutions exhibits at Sensor China Expo

    2018-08-21T10:29:00Z

    Gas Sensing Solutions (GSS), a leader in CO 2 sensor technology, will be exhibiting at Sensor China Expo 2018. The company will be on Booth B004 in the Overseas Pavilion from 10 th - 12 th September 2018 and supported by a number of its Chinese partners.