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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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Six extra fume cupboards have been installed to allow work on toxic materials and solvents to be safely carried out.
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It also contains fume cupboards for chemical experiments, microbiology rooms and 3D printers.
The company also cleans laboratories, hospitals, clinical areas, fume cupboards and any other spaces that require specialized or high standards of cleanliness.
7m contract was awarded by site clean-up contractor, Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd (DSRL), to a partnership comprising off - site manufacturer and main contractor, Yorkon; Studsvik - a global leader in nuclear ventilation design; JGC Engineering & Technical Services who will be manufacturing and installing the nuclear ventilation system and M&E services, and S&B UK, specialists in fume cupboards and laboratory equipment.
An ISO 9001:2000 company, it has built up a reputation as a local pioneer in the manufacture of laboratory, medical, dental, educational and other furniture such as safety cabinets, computer labs, fume cupboards, lockers and toilet cubicles.
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.
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.
650 lfm laboratory equipment of various equipment such as laboratory workstations with media back wall, Cupboard storage area, Laboratory fume cupboards, Roll containers, Safety cabinets, Surface-mounted channels, Laboratory stools / chairs.
Safety of operation is ensured as the CE-marked compact unit fits into all fume cupboards.
The units are built to be ideal for applications including clean rooms, laboratories, containment rooms, generator rooms, fume cupboards, water source heat pump valves and any application where fast opening and shut-off is required.