Tag: Fume Hood Airflow

Chemical fume hood airflow measured with multipoint sensor.
Posted By: Jan Fischer

Regular testing and inspection assure fume hoods, or fume cupboards, perform as required to protect laboratory personnel. Performance testing of fume hoods should be done at least annually, and airflow testing and face velocity testing are pivotal in evaluating fume hood containment and operation. (From OSHA’s chemical fume hood fact sheet:  Laboratory standard 29 CFR 1910.1450 requires […]