exhaust fume hood

exhaust fume hood

A prefabricated cabinet which confines odoriferous, poisonous, or corrosive fumes for exhausting or filtered recirculation; esp. used in laboratories.
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These "green" enclosures help to eliminate energy waste associated with total exhaust fume hood usage.
AirMax[TM] polypropylene total exhaust fume hoods, featuring the Wet Fume Scrubber system, are a complete solution for protecting personnel from dangerous chemical exposure while also protecting ductwork and the environment by scrubbing acids and other water soluble gases from fume hood exhaust.
Terra manufactures high-value modular clean rooms, desiccators, glove boxes, laminar flow and exhaust fume hoods, clean room work benches and furnishings, wet processing stations, and related equipment.
According to Brandon Howell, Marketing Manager at AirClean Systems, high-end thermoplastics, such as polypropylene, is used for the construction of their ductless and exhaust fume hoods. "Seamless thermally-welded polypropylene is resistant to most commonly used laboratory chemicals, and will not rust like a traditional metal enclosure.