2017 PQAO Training

Supporting Air Quality Specialists

The 2017 Primary Quality Assurance Organization (PQAO) training at Cal Poly Pomona was a fantastic event not to be missed! The Air Resources Board (ARB) hosted the event, and provided an open forum for vendors to discuss product-specific topics. Mesa Labs was excited to discuss all matters air flow calibration, and to engage with air quality experts…

Mesa’s DryCal Division Releases New FlexCal H

Lakewood, Colorado, November 8, 2016 – Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ:MLAB) recently released the FlexCal H, a highly-accurate, portable gas flow calibrator which offers flow ranges up to 50 LPM at 0.5% accuracy of reading. Mesa’s FlexCal combines the revolutionary DryCal technology with an unparalleled portability, accuracy, and flow range, making it the most state of…

Use PPE when Working with Asphalt

Use PPE when working with Asphalt

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,…

Recent NIOSH Research Proves the RASCAL Can Sample both Respirable and Thoracic Particle Sizes

Reliable quantitative measurements of harmful particulates in industrial hygiene environments is paramount to worker safety, and different cyclones are meant to provide a convenient means to sample at various particle size cut points depending on regulatory requirements. A recent study from Dr. Lee, et al at the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)…