Laboratory Fume Hoods
Fume Hoods are one of the most crucial equipment’s for all laboratories that operates on Chemical fume and dust particles. Their core function is to help the intended chemical process by containing the products of the process and carry out harmful gas produced through the ventilation process for cleaning or captivating. This is well achieved by connecting the Fume Hoods to a well-designed ventilation system in hand shake with supply air system.
Types of Fume Hoods:
- Benchtop Fume Hoods: These working surface height is similar standing working height.
- Distillation Fume Hoods: These fume hoods are used for distillation columns and inner work surface will have higher height.
- Walk-in Fume Hoods: These are designed to be placed on floor and for floor mounted equipments.
All the Fume Hoods comes in standard sizes of in 4ft, 5 ft, 6ft, 8ft & 10ft. Non-Standard fume hoods have to undergo strict compliance and only manufactured after certified as per ASHRAE 110-195 standards.