Gas Sensors & Detectors

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Emerson Launches New Plantweb(TM) Digital Ecosystem

October 27, 2016

Pervasive Sensing™, Secure First Mile™, Connected Services and new software bring the most comprehensive Industrial Internet of Things Portfolio to industry AUSTIN, TEXAS - Leveraging decades of digital automation expertise, Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today introduces the expanded Plantweb digital ecosystem, a scalable portfolio of standards-based hardware, software, intelligent devices and services... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Multi-Threat Monitor offers more than 20 sensor choices.

October 20, 2016

With meteorological monitoring and GPS-enabled location identification of hazards, AreaRAE Plus helps connected workers and managers make fast, informed safety decisions. Transportable monitor can communicate wireless signals up to 2 miles and has multiple configurations to provide both on-the-scene and remote safety information. Users can select from over 20 sensors for toxic and combustible... Read More

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Radius(TM) BZ1 Area Monitor featuring LENS(TM) Wireless communication system..

October 7, 2016

Enhancing worker safety by sharing alarms and gas readings between monitors, the Radius BZ1 uses LENS wireless peer to peer communication system to keep the workers alert and take proper action based on the level of gas leakage. Having a run time of 7 days at hazard communication and connectivity, monitor can detect upto seven gases. SafeCore Module in Radius BZ1 allows calibrating, managing... Read More

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Wireless Area Monitor communicates present gas hazards.

September 26, 2016

Able to detect up to 7 gases, Radius™ BZ1 ensures workers are aware of alarm and reason behind it via distinctive audio and visual cues and display size. Custom alarm action messages help workers take appropriate action according to present gas level, while run time of 7 days (168 hr continuous) suits long-term projects, routine maintenance, and emergency response applications. Rugged... Read More

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Fenceline Monitoring of Benzene to < 0.05 ppb

September 20, 2016

Interference-free measurement of aromatic hydrocarbons for pollution control and environmental monitoring Lyons, CO — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently toughened air pollution standards to further control toxic air emissions emitted by petroleum refineries. The new rules now enact fenceline monitoring to better protect local communities from exposure to toxic air... Read More

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Gas Monitoring Systems for Pollution Control

July 11, 2016

Government and environmental groups are forcing industries with medium to high VOC exhausts to reduce emissions by as much as 98%. Incineration using pollution control devices such as oxidizers and flare stacks is one way to bring the exhaust emissions in line with the regulations. Capturing and reusing solvent in a solvent recovery system is another way. Control Instruments Corp.’s various... Read More

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INFICON's Leak Test Solutions for HVAC, Fuel and Airbag Systems

July 7, 2016

DETROIT - The drive for cleaner air and more fuel-efficient vehicles has led to the redesign of automotive fuel and air-conditioning systems, which in turn require new and much more sensitive leak-detection systems. Recent vehicle-airbag safety concerns also have called attention to the need for even greater test accuracy in this area as well. ONE-STEP TESTING FOR BOTH HVAC AND FUEL On the HVAC... Read More

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IDT to Showcase its Latest Sensing Technology at Sensors Expo

June 17, 2016

The Show, Which Runs June 21-23 in San Jose, is a Leading Conference on Sensors and Sensor-Integrated Systems SAN JOSE, Calif., June 14, 2016 - Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT®) (NASDAQ: IDTI) announced today that it will exhibit its latest advanced sensing technology at next week's Sensors Expo Conference at San Jose's McEnery Convention Center. IDT will be at Booth 833,... Read More

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OSA's Journal describes sensitive, vibration-tolerant gas sensor.

June 2, 2016

Written by Andreas Karpf, Yuhao Qiao, and Gottipaty N. Rao and published in The Optical Society's (OSA) Applied Optics journal, "Ultrasensitive, real-time trace gas detection using a high-power, multimode diode laser and cavity ringdown spectroscopy" describes new device that can detect ultra-low concentrations of gases, such as nitrogen dioxide, accurately and almost instantaneously.... Read More

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Personal Multi-Gas Monitor helps keep workers safe.

May 25, 2016

Rated to IP68, configurable Ventis™ Pro Series includes such safety features as iAssign™ Technology, which tracks users and sites in real-time using NFC; dedicated panic button and man-down alarm; acknowledgeable gas alerts; and alarm action messages. Ventis™ Pro4 supports up to 4 sensors (LEL/CH4, O2, CO, CO/H2 Low, H2S, SO2, NO2, or HCN), while Ventis Pro5 detects up to 5 and... Read More

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Oxygen Permeation Tester suits ultra-high barrier materials.

May 12, 2016

Capable of handling broad range of flexible materials, including all plastic as well as foil and metallized structures, OX-TRAN® Model 2/22 10X System accurately and repeatedly measures film barriers to 5x10-4 cc/(m2 x day) at precise temperature and relative humidity conditions. Oxygen transmission rate test instrument, compliant with ASTM D3985, provides fully automated testing, intuitive... Read More

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Future Electronics Promotes Ultra-Low Digital Gas Sensors from Cambridge

April 6, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate shipping availability of Cambridge's new CCS811 CMOS ultra-low power digital gas sensors for monitoring indoor air quality. The CCS811 from Cambridge is an ultra-low power digital gas sensor solution which integrates a metal oxide (MOX) gas sensor for monitoring... Read More

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Future Electronics Promotes Immediate Shipping for Cambridge's CMOS Sensors

March 18, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, has announced immediate shipping availability of CMOS Sensors from Cambridge. Cambridge's CMOS Sensors (CCS) Metal Oxide (MOX) gas sensors are developed using unique technology platforms enabling sensor miniaturization, low power consumption and ultra-fast response times for a wide range of... Read More

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Future Electronics Promotes CMOS Ultra Low Power Digital Gas Sensors from Cambridge

February 4, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate shipping availability for Cambridge's CMOS CCS811 ultra low power digital gas sensors for monitoring indoor air quality. The CCS811 is an ultra-low power digital gas sensor solution which integrates an industry leading gas sensor solution with a microcontroller unit... Read More

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Weekend Getaway Turns into a Carbon Monoxide Nightmare

January 22, 2016

Alison Morgan spent about a month in UAB Hospital after a taking a weekend RV trip to the hayfields of Auburn for the Saturday's Iron Ball. On Friday of Talladega 500 weekend Alison, 38 yrs. old, went to sleep with her husband in an RV and woke up 10 days later in the Birmingham hospital. Her husband, Craig, 46 yrs. old, never woke up. He died that racing weekend, Saturday, Oct. 19, from... Read More

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COSTAR® 12-24SIR System CO Detector Could Have Prevented the Carbon Monoxide Incident in Alexandria, VA

January 8, 2016

A group of people working out in a fitness center trying to get the New Year off to a healthy start ended up in the middle of a health scare. Seven were hospitalized on Saturday, January 2nd, 2016 with a carbon monoxide poisoning. An eyewitness said the exercise room of XSport Fitness in Alexandria, Virginia quickly turned into something out of a sci-fi film. People were falling on the ground and... Read More

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Monitoring Combustible Gases in Kilns

November 2, 2015

Control Instruments has a innovative "Monitoring Combustible Gases in Kilns," that discusses the hurdles involved with monitoring combustible gas concentrations for safety and key points to consider. Heating all sample-wetted parts of the analyzer and sampling system to 250°C will prevent condensation. The sample stays intact. The measurement includes all combustible vapors. Sample pumps... Read More

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Sensei Confirms Xtralis PRO E-PIR Detectors are the Best Protection for Remote Electrical Substations

October 19, 2015

Dublin, IRELAND – Xtralis PRO E-PIR detectors performed with the highest detection reliability and the lowest false alarm rates of all PIR sensors evaluated during a comprehensive detection technology study conducted by Sensei Solutions, the leader in Smart Grid security solutions, which protect remote substations for the largest energy providers in the United States. Substations are... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Ventilation Control features ETL certification.

October 15, 2015

Equipped with electrochemical sensor and microcomputer-based CO detection circuit, COSTAR® 24VC-e monitors unsafe levels of carbon monoxide in parking garages to protect building's occupants. Ventilation control saves energy by activating fan only when required to maintain air quality. Featuring calibration-free design, unit self-tests electronic circuit and signals fault warning if... Read More

Green & Clean, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

VOC Meter logs up to 32,000 data points.

October 14, 2015

Equipped with metal-oxide semiconductor sensor, Model HHAQ-107 measures mixed gas volatile organic compound levels as part of indoor air quality maintenance program. Handheld unit can detect ammonia, toluene, ethanol, hydrogen sulfide, and cigarette smoke as well as ambient temperature, relative humidity, dew point, and wet bulb temperature. Suitable for HVAC and IAQ technicians, meter includes... Read More