Solvent Fumes, Vapours and Gases

We work with you to identify, quantity and mitigate health hazards in your workplace.

Solvent Monitoring

How can fumes, gases, and vapours be harmful?

Some workers face several airborne hazards during their working day. These can include solvents fumes, vapours and gases. Exposure to fumes, gases and vapours at hazardous levels can harm the short term and long-term health of people.
Exposure monitoring is done to determine the concentrations of and vapours and gases in the workplace air help determine the best way to minimise the exposure, whether through different work practices, substitutions, or engineering controls. Finally, we will recommend what PPE is most suitable to use, educate on how to use that PPE and its maintenance.
Gas Monitoring

Why use Chemsafety for fumes, vapours and gases monitoring?

Chemsafety has extensive experience in the monitoring and analysis of a wide range of workplace air contaminants. We can advise you on the most appropriate monitoring and analysis package for your situation, then provide an independent measurement of fume concentration. Results are reported clearly in plain language and the significance of any hazards are discussed. If a problem exists, we can advise you on the appropriate response. Our advice is based on practical and cost-effective solutions designed to protect you and your staff from current and future risk. Where necessary we supply supporting information to facilitate your discussion with staff, and if required we are happy to provide answers to staff questions either in writing, or face to face in the workplace.
Gas Monitoring

Additional information on monitoring gas and vapour exposures according to WorkSafe New Zealand