By: Della Franklin | Environmental Many people have heard about greenhouse gases. It is very important that people understand what greenhouse gases are and the effect that these gases have on the environment, and each of us as individuals. Here, you will find greenhouse gases explained. read more
By: Sarah Skovachez | News and society A strong acid leak happened in Jinhua, East China's Zhejiang province on Friday Sept 17, 2010.
About 10 tons of strong acid leaked from an obsolete tank on an abandoned factory yard according to the owner of the factory, surnamed Jin, who was later summoned by police for the investigation. The dark red and yellow toxic fumes flew into sewer lines and blanketed streets.
The accident got under control after two hours' efforts by local police, firefighters and environmental protection officials. Local people suffered from two terrible hours were afraid that the poisonous gases could affect their health. However, no casualties were reported. read more
By: Asit Roy | Outsourcing Refrigerant gases and industrial gases are used in variety of industrial applications based on their type. With increasing industrialization in all sectors and in every region of the world, the demand for these gases is increasing at fast pace. Some common industrial gases such as Oxygen, Nitrogen and carbon dioxide offer variety of industrial uses, especially in manufacturing. read more
By: Conspec Controls | Electronics Power plants, mines, chemical plants and many other industries release toxic or combustible gases which can indicate fire or which can have severe human health effects when concentrations reach a certain level. read more
By: Carla | Manufacturing Monitoring for leakage in automatic fire suppression systems is not especially challenging although it does, naturally, involve careful specification and siting of sensors and design of the overall monitoring system. read more
By: Mecwan | Business There are a variety of gases that are used for several purposes in our daily life as well as for performing industrial functions. CNG, the cleanest fuel is used for automobiles and LPG for cooking purposes. Moreover, carbon di oxide is made used for food freezing and preservation of the food items read more
By: Godbole | Business Owing to a superior distribution channel the manufacturers cater to the increasing requirement of the clients by providing them with a timely delivery of products. The efficient team of experts with their wide experience in this domain along with superior quality products made of quality raw materials has helped in successfully meeting the huge market demand all across the globe. read more
By: Daniel Stouffer | Environmental The newly formed Obama administration has listed greenhouse gas (GHG) tracking and reporting as a major goal, with the objective of protecting the future of the environment by reducing today's carbon footprint. If no action were taken, the makeup of the earth would significantly altered. Future actions will establish a market drive carbon cap and trade program to drive GHG emissions reductions. read more
By: Evan Lambort | Manufacturing Almost all types of industries need some sort of pure gaseous substance in most of their production processes. Whether it is a medical, pharmaceutical, or even a petrochemical industry, pure gaseous chemicals also known as specialty gases will be needed in order for the entire production process to happen. read more
By: Mech | Entrepreneurs The fittings are generally used in piping and plumbing work. They are made of high quality material so that they can easy sustain the high pressure and the hazardous solution. These pipelines are used in both domestic and industrial purposes. It is the carrier of water, gas, or hazardous solutions. read more
By: Daniel Stouffer | Environmental Since the causes of ozone layer depletion were identified, solutions were put into place to reduce or eliminate their usage. The U.S. Clean Air Act and the Montreal Protocols address the problem internationally. The goal of these treaties is to stop the damage to the ozone layer by phasing out known contributors. read more
By: varalakshmi | International marketing A Rotary Blower is a popular method for pumping liquids, powders and gases for industrial purposes. There are several types of blowers, but each utilizes centrifugal force in order to aid pumping. These inventive machines are an important part of many utilities and productions that help everyday life. read more
By: robin singh | Ask an Expert An air separation plant is used to separate atmospheric air into its primary components including nitrogen, oxygen and argon, for industrial purposes. Many technologies are used for separating, the most common of which is cryogenic distillation, which produces high purity gases. Some of the other methods used in air separation plants include Membrane, Pressure Swing Adsorption (PSA) and Vacuum Pressure Swing Adsorption. read more
By: Mark T He | Science Whether you are familiar with them or not, specialty and calibration gases play a very large role in your life. Specialty or calibration gases or cal gases as some call them help monitor processes that govern our lives and keep us safe. read more