Manifolding laboratory fume hood
exhausts will, in most cases, provide additional dilution of chemical emissions prior to discharge from the building.
A laboratory fume hood
may be considered the primary protection for lab workers,8 but that depends on the work environment.
Howden American Fan Company's SMB blower line is suited for laboratory fume hood
exhaust fans in universities and research facilities.
The concept of laminar flow does not provide a practical model to characterize the motion of air flowing through a laboratory fume hood
This basic function has been so well served by the laboratory containment industry over the decades that, even alter recovery from a recent recession, research firm IBISWorld in 2013 estimated the laboratory fume hood
manufacturing industry, which includes a variety of containment products, will grow at an average yearly rate of 0.5%.
International Resource News-November 17, 2011--Met-Pro Corporation's Strobic Air business unit receives a new contract for research laboratory fume hood
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As to how these issues may be managed today, until a few decades ago most laboratory fume hood
exhaust applications were handled by rooftop centrifugal fans with individually dedicated tall exhaust stacks.
Labconco Corp.'s Protector XStream laboratory fume hood
is a high-performance fume hood that performs well at low air volumes.
Holland Safety Equipment offers two air flow monitors suitable for laboratory fume hood
retrofits--the AFA500 and AFA1000, manufactured by TEL (Temperature Electronics Ltd.).
For decades, the ubiquitous laboratory fume hood
was as immutable as the internal combustion engine, resisting efforts to build a better mousetrap.