Technical Articles

Air Impurities Removal Systems, Inc. has published these technical articles:

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When employees are in regular contact with metalworking fluid, they could develop adverse and chronic health effects. To help lower the chance of worker exposure to metalworking fluid, the U.S....
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While metalworking fluid has many different industrial applications that aid in the manufacturing process, workers may be overexposed to the the oils and chemicals that make up this versatile...
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Employers in China are likely to become major buyers for air purification systems as cities are blanketed in a haze of smog and air pollution......
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With high pollution levels putting some of the world's most famous masterpieces housed in the Sistine Chapel at risk, the Vatican is hoping to save artwork through new air purification systems, The...
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Secondhand smoke from cigarettes in airports is still a threat in some cities. We provide clean air for passengers and job safety for workers....
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The September 11th terrorist attacks in 2001 claimed nearly 3,000 lives and wounded more than 6,000 others. Add to the devastation, the number of people who will die as a result of asbestos-related...
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Chemical fume hoods are an essential component of laboratory safety as they function to control the level of hazardous vapors, liquids and smoke in the workplace...
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Job risks sometimes exist. But cancer should never be one of those risks. Maintain clean indoor air quality for good health....
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Activities such as sharing popcorn while watching a movie, drinking hot cocoa on a cold night, even the simple act of eating crackers may take on a different meaning once one becomes aware of the...
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Toxic fumes is an occupational risk, even for funeral workers. Clean, fresh indoor air is a must for staying safe at work....
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In laboratory settings, contaminants can not only ruin experimental results and product quality but also endanger the health and safety of laboratory occupants. With personnel at risk for contact with...
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Beacon Athletics has been providing high quality athletic field and maintenance equipment since 1948. In addition to offering their customers top notch products, they also pride themselves in...
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For jobs involving metalworking that produces an airborne oil mist, it's important to remember this substance poses a potential health hazard to workers, especially in the event of long-term exposure....
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Located on the shores of Lake Michigan in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Discovery World is a 120,000-square foot facility that includes interactive science, technology and freshwater exhibits, learning labs,...
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No one would argue that the advent of online news publications has caused a steep decline in the circulation of print newspapers. And yet, newspapers are still found everywhere. From barbershops to...
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A building's environment can influence the productivity and health of its occupants, especially when the space is filled with contaminants. If employers are not diligent about protecting workers using...
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Safety professionals should focus on maintaining proper ventilation through crucial engineering controls, such as fume hoods, and improve the indoor air quality of buildings....
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While food safety may be on the forefront of some consumers' minds when doing their shopping this year, food companies may also want to step up their commitment to safety in the workplace. As food...
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In a chemistry laboratory setting, worker safety is ensured through proper training and handling of chemicals, equipment and other tools like ductless fume hoods....
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While employees who work in pharmaceutical and medical facilities are expected to be some of the healthiest workers compared to other industries, they may face an unexpected health hazard in the form...
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Recently, a study on the health effects of injection molding operations raised some questions about whether the plastics industry is doing enough to protect workers from these fumes...
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As welding professionals know, gases and fumes associated with the job can lead to adverse health effects....
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Health Effects of Rosin-Core Solder...
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As more facilities strive to become certified in the U.S. Green Building Council's program for sustainable structures, some hospitals are considering following their example and making the switch to...
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Husco International, Inc. is a global leader in the development and manufacture of hydraulic and electrohydraulic controls for off-highway and automotive applications....
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Do you know the history of the tennis ball? Learn about it's history and the potential occupational risks to those who manufacture them....
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Building related illness is a real condition. Dirty air can be found at the office....
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When the reds, greens, blues, and gold of an elaborate fireworks display lights up the sky, it is usually awe and gratitude that fill us. But for those on the ground, lighting those explosives, they...
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In the last 20 years, craft brews have amassed a following that would have been unimaginable back when our Founding Fathers briefly entertained the idea to create a federal brewery to curb the growing...
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Property rooms or evidence rooms are secure areas, typically in a police station, used to store seized or stolen property and criminal evidence until the items can be returned to their rightful owners...
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Those who remember the children's story, The Elves And The Shoemaker, likely envision the protagonist hunched over his cobbler's bench, surrounded by tools as he stitched together leather pieces and...
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Innovative metalworking techniques like laser welding can boost productivity in major manufacturing sectors such as automotive and steel. Laser welding can increase operational efficiency by allowing...
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In the automotive industry, manufacturing is becoming increasingly automated to improve productivity, but the fumes generated during welding operations may actually lower efficiency...
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Many of the health effects of air impurities may go unnoticed as they develop gradually, but new research is bringing to light the dangers of overexposure to pollutants. A report published in the...
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Individual Portable Air Cleaners VS Central Systems...
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While air pollution is known to be harmful to human health, people may be less aware that poor indoor air quality is also taking its toll on electronics......
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The energy crisis during the 1970s created a need for environmental reform. Among other topics, indoor air quality became a line item on the agenda for change. Today, workplace IAQ broadly refers to...
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World renowned Kohler Company, headquartered in Kohler, WI, has been in business for over 130 years, and is a leader in plumbing products, engines and generators, furniture and accessories, and...
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A new study by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) revealed health care workers may be unaware of how to properly handle hazardous chemicals, including those that may...
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When you open a greeting card, reach into your car’s glove box or read your child her favorite “touch and feel� storybook, chances are, the word “flocking� is not on your mind. And...
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Today, skis are made of a complex mix of raw materials that can include wood, metal, plastic, and epoxy - resources that, if not handled properly during production, can cause considerable IAQ problems...
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Application: Chemical fumes generated by the art restoration process....
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When the conservators at the Milwaukee Public Museum were working on a project in the storage area of the basement that involved organic solvents, they were in need of a cost effective way to protect...
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The U.S. Occupational Health and Safety Administration recently released two new resources to help employers safeguard their workers from hazardous chemicals......
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Plexus Corporation is a leading international company that provides design, manufacturing and testing services to the electronics industry. Plexus has had great success using the Extract-All brand...
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Before students begin the term and step into a ceramics classroom at Portland Community College's Sylvania Campus in Oregon, Ceramics Lab Technician Mandy Stigant mixes all the shop glazes. She spends...
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With the microscopic work that is involved with developing new technologies using nanotechnology, scientists and engineers need a building that is completely free of air impurities. A university...
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Combustible dust is a widespread hazard in various manufacturing sectors, however, it is difficult to control and regulate the risk of fire and explosions from this substance...
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As exploration and production activity in the U.S. petroleum industry picks up, workers may become exposed to the health risks associated with chemicals found in their workplace environments as well...
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Shoe manufacturers can maintain clean IAQ and protect workers with air purifying systems....
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In the art conservation industry, professional painting conservators will tell you that regardless of the monetary worth of your artifact, indoor air pollution will, at some point, negatively affect...
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Back in 1903, German coffee merchant, Ludwig Roselius, invented the first commercially effective decaffeination method. The “Roselius Process� blended steamed coffee beans with a brine solution...
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Tire manufacturing creates exposure risk for workers....
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Walk into most shopping malls and you'll find a feast for the senses. Soothing music piped in to relax; lighting meant to please. The smells from food court staples like fresh baked cookies and waffle...
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The Getzen Company is a brass musical instrument manufacturer that has been family owned for four generations. They create some of the finest instruments in the world and supply products to some of...
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Back in 1903, German coffee merchant, Ludwig Roselius, invented the first commercially effective decaffeination method. The "Roselius Process" blended steamed coffee beans with a brine solution then...
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One of the most horrific events of America’s industrial manufacturing history was the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Company factory fire in New York City. The tragedy, which killed 146 workers, led...
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During an average day, there are many opportunities in which one can admire ceramic artistry. Whether it is a favorite morning coffee mug, impressive place setting at a restaurant during business...
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Since the beginning of baseball's popularity in the 1850s, fand' love of the game has only grown fonder. In the over 150 years since, much has changed in the world of organized sports but the baseball...
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Whether you compete for a club championship trophy, spend afternoons on the clay with friends, or are simply a pet owner who passes time playing fetch with your dog at the park, you are no stranger to...
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Vehicle accidents happen on a daily basis, which means auto repair and paint shops are constantly having customers and vehicles filter in and out. Employers in these shops should ensure chemical...
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It has long been known that "hot work" jobs come with occupational risks. Hot work is any work that involves burning or using fire- or spark-producing tools, such as one does when welding. Welding,...
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Inhaling welding fumes can lead to a variety of health conditions and problems...
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As the market for welding equipment and supplies increases, safety equipment needed to ensure welding workers are adequately protected, such as air filtration systems, will also expand. Demand for...
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Employers in the welding industry are currently seeking out skilled workers who meet the requirements needed to help build a variety of structures - from auto welding to marine and aerospace...
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Workers in the welding industry are prone to physical hazards that may impede their health and well-being, such as intense heat and light. However, employers must also be aware of the risk of chemical...
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Companies want to ensure their data centers are running as efficiently as possible. But there are a number of factors that may prevent them from optimizing their systems. Although having cutting?-edge...
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A recent survey commissioned by insurance group Employers Holdings showed more small-business owners were more concerned about maintaining worker safety than about other business risks, EHS Today...