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fume hood

[′fyüm ‚hu̇d]
(chemistry)
A fume-collection device over an enclosed shelf or table, so that experiments involving poisonous or unpleasant fumes or gases may be conducted away from the experimental area.

fume hood

A partial enclosure through which air is drawn to remove gases and odors within the enclosed area.
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Labtec, which has been conferred EN 14175 Part III and Ashrae-110 (American Standard) certifications for its fume cupboards, has also finalised plans to supply Forest Stewardship Certification (FSC) products in the GCC as part of its green building concepts.
It also supplies fume cupboards and ventilation systems for science departments.
The products on display include laboratory furniture for schools, drug cabinets for hospitals, fume cupboards, and extraction systems.
Chemical drains, compressed air, nitrogen, hot and cold water, fume cupboards and testing.
Semper began creating fume cupboards in 1997, originally employing four people.
This in turn requires the need for fume cupboards, which can often be inconvenient.
This project involves the replacement of the existing fume cupboards in the following Laboratories at the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton.
The company displayed its laboratory furniture and fittings, fume cupboards, acid resistant work tops and special counters used in the laboratories of hospitals, schools, universities, research centres and industries.
We have 26,000 square feet of laboratory space with 32 fume cupboards," explains Mr Cook.
The inspection found among other things that action needed to be taken in relation to fume cupboards and the porous nature of some of the work services.
At S Whiteley and Sons, in West Yorkshire, which also makes cab assemblies, the collapse of main customer Gloucester-based Matbro hit demand but the company's sales of fume cupboards held up.
Queen~s University Belfast wishes to appoint a competent contractor for the provision of inspection, repair and maintenance services to LEV Plant including Fume Cupboards, Extraction Systems, Clean Rooms, Microbiological Safety Cabinets and a Cat III Containment Lab.