Air Pressure Monitoring for a Chemical Fume Hood

Accsense A1-01a Pressure and Temperature Data Loggers
CHESTERLAND OH—April 16, 2012

CAS DataLoggers recently provided the pressure and temperature datalogging solution to a manufacturer using a chemical fume hood to protect workers by containing vapors, dusts, gases, and fumes, and then expelling them as air flowed into the hood from the front (open) side of the cabinet and then out via the ducted hood exhaust system. Designed for 2 operators, the fume hood had a Fiberglas Reinforced Polyester liner and shielded workers with a sash containing harmful aerosols and preventing injury from chemical spills, fires, or minor explosions. The fume hood used a specialized scrubber ducted hood which absorbed the fumes through a chamber filled with plastic which was then saturated with water. Read the entire article on our applications note page.