By Chaim Gartenberg on August 17, 2016 11:00 am The WalabotDIY is the stud finder of the future, connecting to a smartphone to let you see inside your walls. Clearly, the trend of taking simple, inexpensive household tools and turning them into costly, smartphone-connected devices isn’t ending anytime soon. But the $200 price tag
Bring me sunshine J. EMILIO FLORES/The New York Ti / eye vine Technology news 10 August 2016 By Hal Hodson THE dream of a solar-powered society has tantalised us for decades. But the costs involved in piping the sun’s energy into the electricity grid remain prohibitively high. Now, solar power could get the efficiency boost it needs –
Published on August 2, 2016 Written by: Dr. Helene Paxton, MS, MT(ASCP), PhD, CIC, Infection Preventionist, Bio Guidance, LLC. A recent article suggest that the golden age of antibiotics is ending due to increase patterns of resistance seen in common pathogens. Quoted from a Los Angeles Times article below: “golden age of antibiotics appears to
E Instruments is proud to announce it is celebrating its’ 15th Anniversary this year. In recognition of achieving this milestone we have put together a timeline of some of our achievements. Please take a moment to take a look at the graphic and walk with us through our 15 year journey to where we are
Cinnaminson, NJ – WEBWIRE – Tuesday, July 5, 2016 A little over one year ago, the CBS news program 60 Minutes reported that a major flooring retailer was selling a Chinese-produced laminate wood flooring product that released elevated levels of formaldehyde. 60 Minutes tested formaldehyde levels in 31 boxes of commercially available laminate flooring purchased from the retailer’s stores
The Center for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that 2 out of 3 indoor air quality problems involve the HVAC system – both the heating and air conditioning side of the equation as well as the more obvious component involving ventilation. In fact, an overwhelming amount of IAQ problems can be traced directly to duct leakage.
GrayWolf Sensing Solutions of Shelton, CT, USA, introduces the new AdvancedSense BE, a rugged, simple-to-use, multi-parameter environmental meter. This purpose-built instrument is suited for both walk-thru surveys and for trend-logging over hours/days/weeks/months. Use it for Indoor Air Quality (IAQ), Industrial Hygiene (IH), Facility Management (FM), Heating Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC) and other environmental applications.
Homes are being more tightly built than ever to prevent air leakage and promote energy efficiency. High humidity levels can encourage mold growth, and indoor pollutant levels are commonly two to five times higher than outdoors, compromising health. The new Zehnder ComfoAir 70 Energy Recovery Ventilator (ERV) offers a balanced ventilation solution for new and
Stoughton MA – April 18, 2016 – Particles Plus announced the launch of their new 5301-AQM and 5302-AQM Air Quality Monitors. Their small size and wall mount design lends to fixed installations for high accuracy air quality investigations. The instruments both measure particle matter (PM), temperature, humidity, and CO2. The Model 5302 also utilizes a