All Safety articles – Page 6

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    Medical gases – New bulk supply certification programme


    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


    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


    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


    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.

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    Pike River Recovery Agency secures nitrogen plant


    Te Kāhui Whakamana Rua Tekau mā Iwa – Pike River Recovery Agency, based in New Zealand, has hired a nitrogen (N 2 ) plant from BOC to assist in the re-entry of the Pike River mine drift that took place in 2010.

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    CGA's new certification programme


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

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    Safety in industrial gas transport


    The European Industrial Gases Association (EIGA) held its Winter Seminar back in January, focused on Transport Safety . Here, gas world’s Joanna Sampson has picked out one of the key themes from the event to look at in more detail.

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    Safety: DOT compliance and loading dock safety


    Daily, thousands of compressed and liquefied gas cylinders are transported on specialized delivery vehicles all across the US and delivered to a wide diversity of private and public enterprises such as fabrication shops, job sites, manufacturing, retail, restaurants, R D, and medical facilities.

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    Preventing CO2 cylinder contamination with residual test systems


    As the summer season is upon us, the usual spike in demand to repair and/or upgrade carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) cylinder filling equipment is present. But this year is a little different. Over the past couple of years, the industry has been encouraged by beverage groups and major bottling ...

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    Personal CO2 meter for safety monitoring


    CO2Meter, Inc. has released the new SAN-10 personal 5% carbon dioxide monitor to meet OSHA Confined Space Regulation for business who use or store carbon dioxide (CO 2 ).

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    WHA International, Inc.


    For over 30 years, WHA International has been helping clients understand, evaluate, and mitigate hazards and fire risks associated with oxygen and other hazardous fluids.

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    Oxygen safety under pressure


    GCE Group’s Gareth Pemberton says the global gas control industry must continue to pioneer enhanced adiabatic shock testing standards to improve the safety of oxygen systems.

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    Safe cylinder packages


    Both the words ‘standard’ and ‘safe’ have played an important part of my life working with gas cylinder packages over the past several decades. So you can imagine my joy when the Editor requested that I write an article as per the above title.

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    Messer improves its safety worldwide


    The world’s largest privately-managed industrial gases specialist Messer has received six safety awards for exemplary work safety from the European Industrial Gases Association (EIGA).

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    Afrox launches new programme


    Sub-Saharan Africa’s leading industrial gases and welding company Afrox has launched its 360 o Integrated Customer Application Solutions and Safety Solutions programme.

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    BCGA releases new guidance


    The British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) has provided new safety guidance aimed at laboratory, scientific, academic and industrial environments using compressed gases.

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    Meeting growing demand for training, testing and certification


    An interview with Kiwa Gastec, on the resulting requirements for testing and training expertise and certification as the notion of the Hydrogen Economy continues to be realised.

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    Meeting European regulations for hydrogen quality


    There is a clear growth in the number of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles on roads across Europe. Hydrogen refuelling stations are now available in several countries mapping the first hydrogen for transport network.

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    Honeywell launches connected wearable detector


    Honeywell has launched a new connected portable gas detector designed to keep workers safe in dangerous confined spaces while featuring a simple and easy to use design.

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    GSS launches product rebranding


    Gas Sensing Solutions (GSS) will be launching the rebranding of its award-winning carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) sensor range on booth 1-401 at the Sensor and Test show in Nuremberg, Germany from the 26 th -28 th June 2018.