Wireless Gas Detection

Detection Solutions for Cannabis Extraction and Processing Facilities

With the increase of states legalizing marijuana for recreational and medicinal use, worker safety concerns are on the rise within the cannabis extraction, processing and manufacturing industry. Many of these concerns are in regard to gas hazards, which may exist during cannabis processes and within the facilities in which they occur. Solvent extraction is used…

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Gas Detection for Battery Storage

It is very common for both commercial and industrial premises to have battery backup facilities to provide short-term backup power, in case of power failure in the building. Hydrogen is a common by-product when charging and storing in battery rooms, requiring gas detection to ensure worker safety. Applications can range from emergency care units, data…

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OIA-SDPUMP by Otis Link

The Otis Instruments WireFree OIA-SDPUMP measures the gas concentration in the head-space of a tank before opening the thief hatch. The instrument draws in an air sample at a configurable period (for example every 15 minutes), allowing the sensor to report back the present gas concentration that may be present.  A message is sent to…

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Gas and Flame Gas Detection for Complete Safety

Lower explosive limits (LELs) are the lowest concentration of a gas or vapor in ambient air that can ignite an explosion. Because of the amount of risk associated with flammable and explosive gases and the problematic confined space entry regulations, detectors that keep LELs in mind are seen as the go-to technology for flammable gases. …

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Worker Distress Reduced with Gas Detection Solutions

There are many industries that utilize chemicals and toxic gases within their procedures, which can lead to certain dangers and health hazards. If not properly monitored, workers experience various symptoms, some of which are lethal, when exposed to toxic gas being used. This results in worker distress, which can ultimately lead to a negative projection…

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Monitoring Solutions for the Food and Beverage Industry

As consumer demand for freshness and longevity in the food and beverage industry increases, so does the importance of implementing quality control and product preservation to remain competitive in the market.  Due to the number of gases emitted into the atmosphere during these processes, gas detection equipment is critical for monitoring the volume and types…

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Boiler Room Safety

Gas-fired boilers are used in many situations, from small boilers in schools or offices to large installations. Natural gas, often methane, is one of the most frequently used fuels for the heating of both industrial and commercial property. Methane is around 50% of the weight of air and will rise upwards towards the ceiling or…

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Different Management Programs within Your Gas Detection Safety Plan

Companies have to ensure gas detectors work properly, are utilized correctly and have knowledge of where and when their workers are potentially exposed to hazardous gases. To achieve these ideas, there are several management styles that should be present within your gas detection safety plan: compliance, equipment, personnel, and hazards. Compliance management allows managers to…

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Connected Safety Solutions to Improve Worker Well-being

Connected safety solutions within gas detection programs remove the risk of relying just on human senses within hazardous environments and utilize technology in a meaningful way to maintain worker safety while gathering relevant data for future planning. By doing so, you increase safety for your workers, gain useful data to make crucial decisions and save…

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Detection Solutions for Cement Production Companies

Cement is the core component of concrete used throughout many processes and industries, especially in construction. With the increased demand for more construction worldwide, there is a higher need for concrete as it is a universally used building component.  During cement and concrete production, gases are produced that could harm humans and the environment, and…

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