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Ammonia Week in Review | August 7, 2020

August 7th, 2020

A man dies from inhaling ammonia on a fishing vessel in this week’s edition of the Ammonia Week in Review… Man, 27, Dies after Inhaling Ammonia on Fishing Vessel – A routine cleaning of a storage well within MV Africa Star, a fishing vessel belonging to the Africa Star Fisheries Limited, has allegedly led to the death of […]

IIAR 9 Chapter 7, Section 7.4 (IIAR 9, Part 6)

August 4th, 2020

Watch this overview of chapter 7, section 7.4 from the new standard for existing ammonia refrigeration systems by Peter Thomas:

Ammonia Week in Review | July 31, 2020

July 31st, 2020

A small ammonia leak leads to two injuries in this week’s edition of the Ammonia Week in Review… Two Perdue Workers Injured in Ammonia Leak at Plant – Two Perdue workers were transported to the hospital for treatment, according to a Perdue spokesperson, following a “small leak of ammonia” which they added was being used as a refrigerant. […]

Ammonia Week in Review | July 24, 2020

July 24th, 2020

A community lobbies against an aluminum smelter in fear of ammonia off-gassing in this week’s edition of the Ammonia Week in Review… No Ammonia Leak after Fire Call to Mataura’s Paper Mill housing Toxic Ouvea Premix – The premix, a by-product of the Tiwai Point aluminum smelter, lets off ammonia gas when wet. […keep reading] IIAR 9 […]

IIAR 9 Chapter 7, Section 7.3 (IIAR 9, Part 5)

July 21st, 2020

Watch this overview of chapter 7, section 7.3 from the new standard for existing ammonia refrigeration systems by Peter Thomas: