Beverage Dispensing The new requirements in the IFC code came about after several fatal carbon dioxide poisonings occurred in the United States in restaurants where CO2 leaked from large storage containers and displaced oxygen in the area. CO2 is an odorless and colorless gas heavier than air and will fillContinue Reading

In the interest of reducing cost and meeting more stringent environmental regulations, public and private fleet operators are shifting their fleets from gasoline/diesel fuel to alternative fuels such as natural gas, propane and hydrogen. With the introduction of these new fuels, the fueling stations and maintenance facilities usually need toContinue Reading

Gas Detection Sensor Mounting Height and Location Guidelines : It is important to mount the gas detection heads in areas that are most likely to first be exposed to a gas leak, or that are most representative of the gas levels in the area being monitored. Here are some criteria toContinue Reading

The Issue: Hospitals use and store large quantities of industrial and medical gas cylinders and containers; one  common container is for liquid nitrogen. Liquid nitrogen provides temperatures as low as -196°C and it can be used for cryobiology and cryotherapy. The low temperature is used in cryoconservation for the long-term preservationContinue Reading