Indoor Air Quality

Millennials in Manufacturing: Recruiting, Retention and the Factory Environment

If you work in a manufacturing environment, chances are when you come to work you see lots of grey hair. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, more than half of skilled manufacturing workers are now 55 and older – and getting closer to retirement every day.
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Indoor Air Quality: Articles

A Look Ahead: Five Air Quality Trends to Watch in 2017 and Beyond

Modern air quality systems are smarter, more efficient and more effective than ever before. If you’re looking into a new air quality system, be sure to consider these future-focused trends.

Keeping the Green in Green Energy Manufacturing

How clean are your manufacturing processes to build clean energy components? Here are some steps that go a long way towards improving the health and safety of workers in the clean energy industry and reducing the environmental impacts of manufacturing clean energy components.

How Clean is Clean Enough? Evaluating Air Quality

Is your shop clean enough to fabricate components for medical devices? A proper diagnosis is necessary to solving an OSHA or FDA particulate problem. But before installing an air quality remedy, it helps to know your current particulate levels, exposure profile and airflow patterns. Let’s take a closer look at this evaluation process.

A Sticky Situation: Four Mistakes in Oil Mist Extraction

Coolants and lubricating fluids are essential to metalworking operations. But if they are allowed to accumulate in the air, they can become a significant health and safety hazard. What can you do to minimize your risks?

What’s the True Cost of Clean Air?

You know the price of your ventilation or dust collection equipment, but do you really understand all of the ongoing expenses involved in maintaining indoor air quality for your shop? Time for a sanity check.

 

Indoor Air Quality: Industry News

Fairmont Supply Launches New E-Commerce Website

Users will find it easier to shop and buy specialty products for safety, general industrial, power and hand tools, maintenance operations and more.

Camfil Appoints New Vice President

Graeme Bell is their new vice president of Camfil APC Americas.

Camfil APC Reorganizes Internal Sales Support Group

John Poehler is their new director of reseller/rep sales.

 

Indoor Air Quality: Products

FABTECH 2016: Welding (Part Two)

Take a closer look at some of the welding technologies that will be exhibited November 16-18 on the show floor in Las Vegas.

Space-Saving Dust Collector for Robotic Welding

The compact Spire dust collector from RoboVent allows robotic welding facilities to meet air quality regulations without losing too much floor space.

FABTECH 2016: Forming & Fabricating (Part Three)

Take a closer look at some of the metal forming and fabrication technologies that will be exhibited November 16-18 on the show floor in Las Vegas.