The California Department of Primary Health Environmental Health Laboratory Branch (EHLB), located on the Department’s Richmond campus, is responsible for analyzing environmental and biological samples for the presence and quantities of toxic substances such as pesticides and lead, physical agents such as asbestos, and biologically derived airborne contaminants such as molds.
Richmond Labs now pro-actively guards against the potential hazard of ammonia discharges and leaks.
- The Facilities Management personnel gained the ability to respond within seconds of an ammonia release
- The health of over 1350 staff are now safeguarded on campus
The newly commissioned Early Warning System integrated a Model 17i Chemiluminescence NH3 Analyzer with a MetOne Weather Station giving the client access to data anywhere, anytime, via the Internet. The whole system can be controlled via the Internet to retrieve data, set trigger alarms or provide scheduled data logging.
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