Ambient Air Pollution & Mortality Rates

A World Health Organization Report: Clear Correlation Between Ambient Air Pollution and Mortality Rates

The World Health Organization (WHO) recently released a report titled “Ambient Air Pollution: A global assessment of exposure and burden of disease”. Although pollution has been a hot topic for years and even decades, only recently have scientists and epidemiologists been able to team together to better understand the correlation between Ambient Air Pollution (AAP)…

Minimize Errors

Obtaining Accurate Flow Measurements

The interconnections and procedures followed when using gas flow measurement instruments are critical to obtaining accurate flow measurements. Errors can be introduced from: Interactions between flow sources and flow measurement instruments Interconnecting plumbing Thermal instabilities Pressure variations Mesa Laboratories piston provers are designed to minimize these effects. Connecting volume is the gas volume between two…

Use PPE when Working with Asphalt

Worker Exposure to Asphalt Fumes

Construction workers are being cautioned to lower their exposure to asphalt fumes. Despite warnings from the American Board of Industrial Hygiene, OSHA has yet to publish a permissible exposure limit to the contaminant. More than 50,000 workers are exposed to the fumes every year. According to OSHA, exposure can result in headache, skin rash, fatigue,…

New International Service Center

Mesa Has Partnered with Inteccon, Inc. to Establish Three New International Service Centers!

Mesa Labs is proud to partner with Inteccon, Inc. based in Boca Raton, Florida, to establish three new authorized DryCal service centers in Mexico and South America! It’s now easier than ever to complete service and calibration of your DryCal primary gas flow standards, assuring that high-accuracy measurements are not compromised. Our new service centers have the…