Category Archives: Air Quality Control

Arkansas To Receive Over $1.4 Million from EPA to Support Environmental Programs

According to a recent report, The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will be providing the state of Arkansas $1,410,226 to support environmental programs. The funds will be awarded in three separate grants for protecting and improving water bodies, implementing air-pollution control programs, and enforcing drinking water standards. The funding is great news for Arkansas residents […]

Dust and Mist Collection – A Matter of Health

Industrial dust and mist are much more than a nuisance. Not only does dust and mist create an unclean workplace, many of the contaminants found in industrial dust and mist can have serious and detrimental effects on the health of people exposed to them. Health problems that are associated with industrial dust and mists can include: Eye, […]

Four SmogHog® Options for Efficient Mist Collection

Air Solutions offers a wide range of mist collectors to meet a variety of process challenges. We’re proud to offer the complete UAS line of Smog Hog® electrostatic precipitator mist collectors. These mist collectors have been relied upon throughout industry for years. They are known for providing cost-effective and dependable mist collection to meet the […]

3 Benefits of Natural Ventilation

Increasing emphasis on sustainability and energy efficiency has made natural ventilation an attractive option for plant and facility HVAC design. Natural ventilation allows companies to use less fuel for heating and cooling, which in turn is better for the environment. These are not the only advantages provided by natural ventilation. Here are three additional natural […]

Effective Welding Fume Management for Large Scale Applications

It is essential to manage weld fume to promote worker safety and energy efficiency. In many cases, this is highly complicated due to the size or dimension of the part being welded. Additional challenges may include the layout of the facility, other equipment occupying space in the welding process area, and other work environment challenges. […]

NFPA & Combustible Dust Management

Do you have combustible dusts in your operation? A critical new National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) development is on the horizon. It is essential that all businesses and facilities that have combustible dust are prepared for the changes. NFPA 652 was issued in 2015, setting a new standard on the fundamentals of combustible dust. This […]

Industrial Fans: Consider Cooling Needs before the Summer Heat is on

Was excessive heat a problem in your facility a problem last summer? If so, now is the time to think about a solution. High temperatures in your warehouse or manufacturing facility will have an adverse impact on the health and productivity of the people working in those areas. The condition of your capital equipment, materials, […]

Mist Collectors Clean Air at the Source

Providing clean air in metalworking processes, mist collectors are used in conjunction with machine tools to curtail the adverse effects of metalworking fluid exposure. Mist collection systems help companies comply with indoor air quality requirements and reduce maintenance costs. Liquid droplets 20 microns, or smaller, in diameter, are considered mist. Mists typically include oil-based and […]