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Nitrogen Blanketing

  • By : PureAire Monitoring Systems
  • Posted on : May 07, 2020

What is Nitrogen Blanketing? Nitrogen (N2) blanketing is a process by which nitrogen is added to fill the headspace (the area between the fill line of a tank’s contents and the top of the storage vessel) to eliminate oxygen and moisture from storage tanks. Nitrogen is commonly used to blanket due to its extremely low […]

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What is a Room Oxygen Deficiency Monitor?

  • By : PureAire Monitoring Systems
  • Posted on : March 24, 2020

Many industries use compressed gas to create products. While compressed gases such as nitrogen are low-cost, easy to use, and flexible in a range of industries, these gases have a hidden downside: They displace oxygen from the air, which puts your workers at risk of suffocation if there’s a leak. A room oxygen monitor checks […]

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Crispr and the Editing of Genes: To Help Revolutionize Biomedical Science

  • By : PureAire Monitoring Systems
  • Posted on : July 20, 2018

Scientists from MIT and Harvard University are placing their faith in a gene editing tool that may revolutionize the treatment of deadly diseases. CRISPR, which stands for Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats, has the potential to unlock the next generation of treatments for conditions like cancer, ALS, or Alzheimer’s. Learn how CRISPR is poised to change genome editing and biomedicine […]

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NASA’s Uses the Largest Airborne Telescope Observatory in the World

  • By : PureAire Monitoring Systems
  • Posted on : May 02, 2018

NASA’s latest project, a joint collaboration with the German Aerospace Center, breaks new ground for scientific discoveries. The new Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (or SOFIA, as it’s known) makes use of a modified Boeing aircraft and a reflecting telescope to enable spatial observations far more detailed than anything a land-based telescope could see. Get […]

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Aluminum Extrusion: Staying Cool with Nitrogen

  • By : PureAire Monitoring Systems
  • Posted on : March 14, 2018

Aluminum is a highly malleable material, which is readily shaped for any number of purposes. The aluminum extrusion process is key to shaping aluminum, and it must be completed in an inert environment to reduce the formation of oxides. Learn why this is important and how facilities can reduce the risks of health hazards in […]

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Taste the Difference with Nitrogen Packed Coffee Grounds

  • By : PureAire Monitoring Systems
  • Posted on : February 13, 2018

When it comes to flavor, coffee purists prefer whole beans, which retain their flavors longer than ground coffee. Yet there’s no denying the convenience factor of ground coffee, which is why it’s so popular in offices. Ground coffee has a short shelf life — hence the push to use airtight containers, which keep the flavors […]

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Breathe Safely While Using N2 for Gas Chromatography

  • By : PureAire Monitoring Systems
  • Posted on : January 18, 2018

Gas chromatography is a process used to separate chemical compounds for analysis. The analytical chemistry process is used with gases that won’t decompose when vaporized. Gas chromatography are used in a wide range of industries — everything from forensic science to medical marijuana. While the procedure is highly useful, there are risks when working with nitrogen gas. […]

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Argon Gas Fill for Windows: How it’s Made and Benefits of Argon Insulation?

  • By : PureAire Monitoring Systems
  • Posted on : June 20, 2017

The window industry is always searching for energy efficient improvements to windows. In recent years, inert gas fills between panes of glass have increased the performance of windows by reducing air leaks. Learn more about benefits of using argon gas in windows and unexpected risks of the production process. Argon Gas Fill for Windows Argon […]

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University Environmental Health & Safety Departments: How to Handle Compressed Nitrogen and Cryogenics

  • By : PureAire Monitoring Systems
  • Posted on : May 09, 2017

*Click here to read more about product An explosion at a university research lab in Hawaii last year highlights the dangers of working with compressed gas and the need for safety equipment on campus. Learn the dangers of working with compressed gas, how an oxygen deficiency monitor can help, and campus safety best practices. Compressed […]

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