Original Broadcast Date: Wednesday June 25, 2014
This webinar will cover the design of major types of chemical fume hoods, their features and functions. In addition, proper placement and other design considerations for chemical fume hoods will be discussed. In addition, the basics of proper hood use will be the center of the presentation. The program will cover key differences between hood types, proper set up and adjustment and maintaining efficient flows. OSHA standards and other applicable guidelines and regulations will be covered, including NFPA.
As an Attendee You Will Learn About:
- Design of chemical fume hoods
- Considerations for installation
- Set up and proper adjustments for chemical fume hoods
Vince McLeod is an American Board of Industrial Hygiene Certified Industrial Hygienist and the senior IH with the University of Florida’s Environmental Health and Safety Division. He has more than 25 years’ experience in all facets of occupational health and safety and specializes in conducting exposure assessments and health hazard evaluations.