All Safety articles – Page 8

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    Latest LIN misuse leaves boy injured


    A 12-year-old boy who consumed a liquid nitrogen chilled treat at a water park in central South Korea has become the latest victim of the trend.

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    Challenges in China’s medical oxygen business


    The controversial battle between GMP oxygen supply and PSA oxygen generation. By Victor Leung.

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    Medical Device Regulation (MDR)


    Richard Radford from BPR Medical explains the implications of the new regulation for home oxygen service providers, and how the need to fit firebreaks to all patient systems is now clear.

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    Indian government to investigate food safety


    Indian Minister for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Harsh Vardhan, has announced that the government will investigate the issue of restaurants serving food and drinks embellished with liquid nitrogen.

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    Parker completes range of block and bleed valves


    Parker Hannifin, manufacturer of motion and control technologies, now has a complete range of valves that conform to the API 6A specification for Christmas tree and wellhead applications.

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    IGD presents TOCSIN-625 Micro gas detection system


    International Gas Detectors (IGD) have launched the TOC-625 Micro, a multi-channel gas detection system which can be configured with up to six gas detectors and two relay output modules.

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    Rotarex introduces new e-Linestar device


    Rotarex SA has introduced the new e-Linestar, a digital version of its ultra-compact point-of-use for laboratories that features remote connectivity.

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    AES introduces GSM-V controller


    Applied Energy Systems (AES) has introduced the GigaGuard TM GSM-V TM controller to replace the GSM-5 TM gas safety monitor.

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    Packaged oxygen – Safety and operational concerns


    Oxygen…a gas which is essential to life, but if not treated with respect, will claim life. As its name implies, it is an oxidising gas which will promote combustion at the slightest provocation. In the context of the gases industry, much care and attention is always paid to this elemental ...

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    Haskel constructs pressure test facility


    High pressure pump and valve manufacturer Haskel has completed the construction of a dedicated pressure testing facility at its site in Sunderland, UK.

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    BCGA safety information for educational environments


    The British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) has produced an extensive catalogue of health and safety information for those responsible for using industrial, food and medical gases in educational environments.

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    Messer prized with 15 EIGA safety awards


    The world’s largest privately-run industrial gases company The Messer Group has been prized with no less than 15 safety awards by the European Industrial Gases Association (EIGA).

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    North Park Innovations integrates Bacharach technology


    North Park Innovations, manufacturer of the iManifold® platform which allows HVAC contracters to accurately read data and diagnose sytmen issues, is now partnering with Bacharach, manufacturer of gas detection data solutions, monitoring and analysis instrumentation, to incorporate data from the Bacharach INSIGHT ® Plus combustion analyser into the iManifold cloud ...

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    New Cosmos Electric sets ambitious goals


    Based in Osaka, Japan, New Cosmos Electric develops a wide range of products including residential gas alarms, industrial gas alarm systems, portable gas detectors, and odour sensors. All of which incorporate the companies unique gas sensor technology.

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    Japan introduces new plant safety system policy


    On the 1 st of April, the ‘smart industrial and product safety policy’ came into effect in Japan to strengthen safety awareness in high-pressure gas businesses. The policy comes into play in light of the serious accidents, fatalities and injuries that have occurred in recent years, centred around petrochemical ...

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    Bronkhorst launches new low flow meter


    Bronkhorst High-Tech has released a new version of its mini CORI-FLOW Ex d series Coriolis mass flow meter for low flow rates, suitable for use in hazardous areas.

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    A safe approach to gas purification


    Ultra-high purity gases are a necessity in many industries, including fabrication of electronics, photovoltaic, and lighting components, as well as generation of high purity carrier gases for laboratory, medical and life science uses. In many cases, the end-users may be unaware of the risks associated with selecting, installing and operating ...

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    Trends in packaged gases


    A major component of the US industrial gas business involves the distribution of packaged gases. These include all kinds of gas products, including industrial, medical, rare, and specialty gases at variable purity levels and pressures. 

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    Emerson completes acquisition of MYNAH


    Emerson has announced that it has completed the purchase of MYNAH Technologies, a long-time Emerson alliance partner and a leading provider of dynamic simulation and operator training software.

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    BCGA pledges to end rogue gas supply


    The British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) has pledged its support to put an end to rogue gas suppliers in the hospitality sector, with one of its senior members appointed to a key health and safety hospitality group.