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CO2 monitoring for Kerry Foods

How the company operates The Kerry Foods plant processes food ingredients, such as fruit conserves and confectionery sauces, which are stored and distributed in 2000 tanks. Each tank is monitored regularly for patterns of CO2 build-up.  Although CO2 levels may rise to above 1% with some foods, such as strawberry or peach, higher levels can…
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AutoPumps keep the power on for thousands of Florida Homes

Waste Management’s Springhill Regional Landfill near Campbellton, Florida generates ‘green’ energy by extracting and burning the methane in landfill gas. Its $7 million landfill gas energy (LFGE) plant, with six large Caterpillar engines running 24 hours a day, seven days a week, is capable of producing 4.8 million watts of power.  Most of the energy…
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GPS-enabled gas analyser finds & proves borehole locations

Prove it?  They can now!  Landfill technicians and environmental consultants can now find and prove borehole locations with a GPS-enhanced portable gas analyser from Geotech.  Its on-board GPS guidance system takes staff to the precise location of the 1000 it can store.  It adds the GPS-received location, date and time to the gas analysis record.…
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Monitoring landfill gas

Infrared absorption is usually the preferred method for measuring methane and carbon dioxide.  Most gases absorb radiation in the infrared region.  The wavelength of radiation that is absorbed is determined by the natural vibration frequencies of the molecule.  These natural frequencies will depend on several factors. Thus different gas molecules have different natural frequencies and…
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CO2 monitoring for Sustainagro

Challenges the customer faced According to former development manager for Sustainagro, Adrian Parker, before the lab had the G100 and could measure in real-time it used a titration method: “It took ages, several hours, just to do one.” How the product helped The G100 has made the process much quicker; the lab can have several…
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CO2 monitoring for Pfizer

How the company uses the G100 Pfizer uses Geotech’s G100 portable CO2 analyser to quality check their 25 medical incubators to ensure that the CO2 environments are as required. The incubators, kept at 37 degrees Celsius and five percent carbon dioxide (CO2), are manufacturer-fitted to regulate themselves and display their environments. Using the G100 to…
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