Safety Tips: Ambient Air Electronics

When using your ambient air instruments, following safety and maintenance protocols will lengthen the life of your instruments. We recommend the following electronic safety tips: Electronics are sensitive to water. Keep water away from electronic boards when they are exposed. Be aware of electrostatic discharge, commonly referred to as ESD. We recommend wearing an anti-static…

Mesa Labs Around the World

To assist in the mission of protecting the environment, Mesa Labs works with government agencies around the world to meet their unique air monitoring requirements. We are very excited to announce that our PQ200 was chosen by the Central Pollution Control Board in India to help expand their PM2.5 monitoring network. We look forward to…

Counterfeit Cyclones

How do you know if your BGI by Mesa Labs designed and manufactured cyclone particle size fractionator is genuine? There are perils in using a counterfeit cyclone and you must be aware of them. All BGI cyclones contain ten critical dimensions. All of these critical dimensions are interrelated and must be correct or the performance…

Base Units

The International System of Units (SI) is founded, according to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on the 7 Base Units. Quoting directly from NIST: The SI is founded on seven SI base units for seven base quantities assumed to be mutually independent, as given in Table 1. With the exception of electric current,…