News that Safe Work Australia – the organisation responsible for workplace health and safety standards – is evaluating workplace exposure standards for airborne contaminants, is a timely reminder that all industrial businesses should regularly check that their fume and dust extraction systems are fit for purpose.
BOFA has received an award recognising excellent support from its Malaysian distributor Chiptronics, one of the company’s longest established overseas partners.
BOFA International was among world-leading technology companies representing Dorset when the Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) hosted the Department for International Trade’s advanced engineering and manufacturing team.
Conceptually, a fume and dust extraction system incorporates a suction pump that vacuums air in proximity to an industrial process, and a filter to capture potentially harmful contaminants, before returning clean air into the workplace.
Electronics businesses looking to optimise their process flow and manufacturing capacity should consider adopting a flexible approach to local exhaust ventilation.
Leading fume and dust extraction company, BOFA International, has unveiled a spark arrestor unit designed to mitigate the risk of fire in high temperature fibre laser systems.