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(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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One may ask, why should we bother to learn how to read a psychrometric chart? After all, we have myriad online calculators, tables, smart phone apps, etc. Most of our instruments perform the... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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This easy-to-read 3 page technical note defines 7 essential humidity parameters that should be fully understood by anyone who measures humidity in a controlled environment. The first step in making a... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Comparing long term performance of RH measurement instruments involves more than simply comparing the humidity sensor accuracy specifications listed on the datasheets. The Accuracy specification... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Most of us have a never ending choice of the most delicious breads, cakes and pastries to please both the palate and the eyes. We have become very used to this diverse range of bread and baked... (View Full Article)
(Calibration Instruments, Standards and Reference Sources)
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One of the biggest decisions to be made for a mapping study is deciding about a pre-mapping calibration or a check of an instruments current calibration and a post mapping calibration check. A... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Drying is a critical stage in ceramic manufacture, according to ceramic experts. The drying process sometimes places more stress on the ceramic pieces than during firing because the drying needs to be... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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The word ceramic comes from the ancient Greek word Keramos which was the description for pottery made of burned clay mineral. The oldest ceramic object discovered is the statue of "Venus of Dolní... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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The purpose of storage is to create the external conditions which are necessary to control the ripening cycle of the cheese as far as possible. For every type of cheese, a specific combination of... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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The parameters you choose to map will depend upon your particular situation. Typical parameters for mapping are temperature, humidity, pressure, light and vibration. You must first determine the... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Read this Rotronic Technical Note and get answers to these common questions about dew point temperature.... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Key factors for energy efficiency in indoor applications are the control of relative humidity (RH) and temperature levels. The question is how to achieve acceptable RH levels in an energy efficient... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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The freeze drying process can be traced back to prehistoric times. Back in the 15th century, freeze drying was used by the Incas. They stored their crops on the mountain heights above Machu Picchu... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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In spite of the headline, it is difficult to pin point the one single most common mistake. Most of the Mapping Matters e-newsletters discuss the mapping process and are not focusing on what not to do.... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Tobacco is a plant that grows natively in North and South America. Records indicate tobacco was cultivated as early as 1 B.C. by the Native Americans. China's tobacco market, which is the largest in... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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A clean room is a manufacturing environment that has a low level of environmental pollutants such as dust, airborne microbes, aerosol particles and chemical vapors. The air inside is constantly... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Wood is one of the oldest building materials on the planet. Before wood can be used as a construction material whether it be a structural support in a building or to manufacture furniture, it has to... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Sterilization methods used around the world are changing. Hot steam morpholine or formaldehyde processes are being replaced by hydrogen peroxide sterilization techniques. New methods such as the Dry... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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A laboratory is a facility or workplace that provides controlled conditions in which scientific research, experiments, and measurement may be performed. In contrast to the office, the work in a lab is... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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One key reason for the success and wealth of some nations in the modern world is their ability to produce unique goods better than any other nation or region. Towns, regions or even entire countries... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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In order for life to flourish, all organisms require a certain level of moisture, oxygen, sunshine and CO2 . Plant life requires a certain soil quality to ensure successful growth rates. Each and... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Swimming pools are used for a variety of applications including recreational use for kids and adults, competitive swimming and also therapeutic use for faster recovery from injuries. Pools and... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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There are many factors that are in play for the number of sensors required. It would be nice if there was a simple formula such as one sensor per square foot or per square meter. A formula sometimes... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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You need a mapping strategy for several reasons. One, it's important for any regulators or approvers to understand the philosophy employed for the mapping. A documented strategy will decrease... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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What is the weather going to be like tomorrow? For a long time, people have tried to predict weather conditions using the hydrologic climate cycle. In the early 1920's scientists were able to compile... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Powdered milk or dried milk is a manufactured dairy product made by dehydrating liquid milk through several drying processes until it is a powder.. One purpose of drying milk is to preserve it; milk... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Over the years there has been a rapid increase in large stand-alone data centers housing computer systems, hosting cloud computing servers and supporting telecommunications equipment. These data... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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The ancestor of the pulp paper making process that is used today is considered to be developed by a Chinese man named Tsai-Lun during the early 2nd Century. Paper and similar products like cardboard... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Pasta is a type of noodle and is a staple ingredient of traditional Italian cuisine, with the first reference dating to 1154. The word "Pasta"? is commonly used to refer to the variety of pasta... (View Full Article)
(Temperature Sensing)
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Temperature and humidity levels that are out of specifications can cause damage to ingredients during production or to the final product during storage. Knowing correct temperature and humidity levels... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Around 10,000 years ago as humans began to shift over from a hunting and gathering culture to a farming culture, preserving and storing seeds became a very important aspect of, not only survival, but... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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A container is a protective housing for safe transportation and storage of goods. Safe means, in this context, the characteristics of the containers content remain unchanged under all relevant... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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In the days when cave men ruled the world, people were dressing with animal fur to protect themselves from the elements. Today we are far beyond that point and a wide range of natural as well as... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Each and every one of us knows what a tire is: a rubber tube, placed around the wheel of most vehicles that are commercially available today.... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Ventilating is the process of changing or replacing air in any space to provide high indoor air quality. In order to maintain an office building within the comfort zone, or to maintain any application... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Mapping is the process of determining the temperature and humidity gradients within a controlled space. It is a critical process when the product is regulated by government agencies such as the US... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Wind farms can extend over kilometres of land or offshore areas where the climate and the wind speed can vary substantially, especially in hilly areas. Positioning towers only slightly to the left or... (View Full Article)
(Weather Sensing)
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The future is very positive for wind power. The technology is growing exponentially due to the every increasing global demand for electricity and the ongoing negative viewpoint about the high risk in... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology companies are under a great deal of pressure to comply with regulatory requirements from the inception of a product to its final destination. These regulations are in... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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There are several guidelines from a myriad of agencies around the world. This table lists several agencies and related documents pertaining to the pharmaceutical industry in North America.... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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Archives are an accumulation of historical documents collected over the course of the lifetime of an organization. National archives have the role of collecting, cataloguing and securing historical &... (View Full Article)
(Humidity and Moisture Sensing)
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The humidity sensor is a small capacitor consisting of a hygroscopic dielectric material placed between a pair of electrodes. Most capacitive sensors use a plastic or polymer as the dielectric... (View Full Article)