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2014-10-17 12:29:13

OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Although widespread outbreak of Ebola in the United States is unlikely, Cal/OSHA has joined with other public health agencies in California to provide guidelines for preventing exposure to Ebola. They will be widely distributed starting today. Federal officials have identified workers in certain professions to be at potential risk of exposure. Those workers include health care workers, emergency responders, laboratory staff, mortuary workers,...

2014-10-16 23:05:06

Founded by 3 of the largest surgical mask and respirator manufacturers in the United States, the Secure Mask Supply Association (SMSA) was formed to highlight the risk of major supply shortages associated with increased foreign-sourcing dependency. (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 The Secure Mask Supply Association (SMSA), a collaboration between industry competitors Prestige Ameritech, Crosstex and Gerson, has announced their formation and their goal of ensuring adequate U.S. mask and respirator...

2014-10-15 08:32:03

TUCSON, Ariz., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) suggested that the first Dallas nurse who became infected while caring for the index patient may have "breached protocol" by touching the outer, contaminated surface of her protective equipment. Now that a second worker is infected, spokesmen are noting that the protective equipment leaves the neck exposed. "But what if they got the disease by breathing?" asks the Association...

2014-10-02 04:21:40

DALLAS, October 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Particulate Respirators Industry is a 150 pages market intelligence study that profiles companies like 3M, Honeywell, MSA, Gerson, Crosstex, UVEX, San Huei, Shanghai Dasheng, Chaomei Daily Chemicals, Sinotextiles, Powecom and SUZHOU SANICAL. This is a professional and depth research report on Global and China Particulate Respirators industry. Complete report is available at...

2014-09-10 08:31:43

Dangerous particles can threaten student health, but one school's experience shows how to minimize the risk RIVERDALE, N.J., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With poor indoor air quality (IAQ) linked to serious respiratory conditions and other health risks, it's little wonder that parents and educators are worried about the air in educational institutions. Each day, a significant portion of the U.S. population -- more than 50 million children and adults -- spends many hours...

2014-08-22 12:22:06

DUBLIN, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Particulate Respirators Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Particulate Respirators Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global particulate respirators industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the...

2014-08-06 23:08:12

Michigan Instruments, Inc. announces design modifications to "Michigan Lung." Grand Rapids, MI (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Michigan Instruments, Inc. (MII) announces the release of a new, sophisticated design modification to its’ Training and Test Lung, also known as the “Michigan Lung.” The new design includes PneuView3, an innovative, intuitive software interface. The combination of the new software application and improved product design brings significantly improved user...

2014-07-15 23:09:34

When searching for a solution to dust, pet dander or even odor problems, an air purifier can be effective but is often overlooked. Alen Corporation, an Austin, TX-based air purification company, is changing this perspective with the launch of the new Alen BreatheSmart FIT50 HEPA Air Purifier. Austin, TX (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Similar to pollutants in your water, contaminants in your air cannot always be seen, so the average person rarely recognizes them as a problem. Just as water...

2014-04-08 16:23:34

TSI Incorporated, manufacturer of the only proven quantitative respirator fit testing equipment, announces the introduction of FitPro+(TM) Fit Test Software for the PortaCount® Respirator Fit Testers SHOREVIEW, Minn., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TSI Incorporated, manufacturer of the only proven quantitative respirator fit testing equipment, announces the introduction of FitPro+(TM) Fit Test Software for the PortaCount® Respirator Fit Testers. The new software is designed for...

2014-03-24 20:22:44

PITTSBURGH, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global safety equipment manufacturer MSA Safety Incorporated (NYSE: MSA) today announced that it has received notification from the Safety Equipment Institute (SEI) that the company's FireHawk(®) M7XT Air Mask, which provides firefighters with respiratory protection in hazardous or life-threatening environments, has been certified as compliant to the 2013 Edition of the National Fire Protection Association's (NFPA) 1981 performance standard...


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2010-10-26 18:19:25

A gas mask is designed to go over the face to protect the wearer from inhaling "airborne pollutants". The mask seals the nose and mouth and many times covers other soft tissues of the face. Some have respirators. Most gas masks provide protection from gaseous and particulate and are often used by riot police and rioters alike. They are also used by graffiti artists to protect them from the fumes. The original design had two small glass eye windows that were thick in order from keeping the...

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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.