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Peak Scientific’s Chairman, Robin MacGeachy, sees first-hand the danger of storing nitrogen in dewars during a recent visit to Australia. Labs can remove the dangers of nitrogen cylinders or nitrogen dewars by using a nitrogen generator to supply their instruments.
Can a laboratory which uses hydrogen gas cylinders ever be considered safe? We look at some of the safety concerns of having hydrogen cylinders in the lab in light of recent tragic events and how a hydrogen generator is a safer solution for providing hydrogen for laboratory applications.
Modern laboratories use a number of gases as part of their daily operations. This blog details two of the most common methods of laboratory gas supply, and their associated safety risks and benefits.