- New air pollution rules in effect. // Colourage;Feb99, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p39
Presents the abstract of the research "New air pollution rules in effect," by P. Mayberry.
- Sampling and Analysis of Odorants and Volatile Organic Compounds in Air,Water, and Soil. Kim, Ki-Hyun; Parker, David; Fusheng Li; Tang, Kea-Tiong // Journal of Analytical Methods in Chemistry;2012, p1
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue related to a research on air pollution and odor pollution due to volatile organic compounds (VOCs) that are organic chemicals.
- Comparison of air and steam stripping: removal of organic halogen compounds from process wastewaters. Toth, A.; Mizsey, P. // International Journal of Environmental Science & Technology (IJE;Apr2015, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p1321
In the engineering practice, there are two basic alternatives of physicochemical treatment for the removal of volatile compounds from process wastewaters: stripping with air or stripping with steam. In this work, these alternatives are investigated and compared in the case of a real industrial...
- Dow Launches Low VOC Copolymer Polyol Process with US Product Rollout. // Chemical Market Reporter;03/12/2001, Vol. 259 Issue 11, p7
Features the low volatile organic compound (VOC) copolymer polyol process developed by Dow Chemical Company. Low VOC products manufactured by Dow Chemical; Features of the products; Benefits of using Dow products in flexible foams manufacturing.
- Rotary Control Valve Offers Smart Solution. Kirmanen, Jari; Lagacé, Jean-Guy // InTech;Feb2006, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p36
This article focuses on the advantage of rotary valves against globe valves in the petrochemical industry, due to their lower gland emissions of volatile organic compounds. The standard packing arrangements of eccentric plug valves meets the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency emission...
- Additive Problems. Schmitt, Bill // Chemical Week;10/18/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 39, p38
Provides information on the problems being encountered by additives suppliers in the United States. Controversy of the reduction of volatile organic compound; Promotion of the actylenic-diol based line of additives by Air Products and Chemicals.
- A gas chromatographic continuous emissions monitoring system for the determination of VOCs and HAPs. Coleman, William M.; Dominguez, Luis M. // Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association;Jan96, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p30
Describes a gas chromatography-based emissions monitoring system for measuring volatile organic compounds (VOCs) and hazardous air pollutants (HAPs). Components and description of the system; Mechanical process of conducting a study using the device; Description and effectiveness of the system.
- Characterization of volatile organic chemical emissions from carpet cushions. Schaeffer, Val H.; Bhooshan, Bharat // Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association;Sep96, Vol. 46 Issue 9, p813
Identifies volatile organic compounds released into the air by five major product types of new carpet cushions. Possible responsibility of chemical emissions for the numerous health complaints associated with carpet installations; Small-scale chamber method; U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission.
- VOC removal at low contaminant concentrations using granular activated carbon. VanOsdell, Douglas W.; Owen, M. Kathleen // Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association;Sep96, Vol. 46 Issue 9, p883
Tests small-scale beds of granular activated carbon (GAC) using challenges of volatile organic compounds (VOC) in air. GAC as one of the most common adsorbents for indoor air applications; Specification of activated carbon to control VOCs; Effects of concentration on breakthrough time.