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Specialty Gas Industry News and articles from Delille Oxygen Company and PurityPlus®

Nitrogen Tank Blanketing in Columbus

Nitrogen is utilized for many purposes in the specialty gas industry. Aside from utilization in food and drug preparation, it is used in the preservation of various (typically highly flammable liquid) materials. This method of preventative maintenance is termed blanketing in the specialty gases industry.

CO2 and Entertainment in Columbus and beyond

Carbon dioxide (CO2) has been used in entertainment for a long time. The gas is cooled to a liquid to easily (and economically) achieve special effects like fog and haze. Many people have witnessed haze effects at concerts to highlight a spotlight or on TV for cloud effects.

How is Helium extracted at Delille Oxygen Company

Helium is a result of radioactive decay in natural gas. Therefore since natural gas has the most volume of helium, most specialty gas laboratories like Delille Oxygen Company will obtain Helium via natural gas. There are also limited amounts of helium in the air which can also be mined, however the process for that is expensive and rarely used.

Is Cryotherapy Right for You?

Industries and municipalities across the United States are still required to measure air pollution emissions and ambient air quality. As long as calibrated instruments are used to do the measuring, such instruments will require pure, stable, and precise mixtures of compressed specialty gases to assure complete accuracy. And Delille Oxygen Company will be here in Columbus to provide them just as weve done from our earliest days.

Benefits of an Oxygen Deficiency Monitor in Columbus

Most specialty gas laboratories in Columbus are familiar with safety precautions and procedures to maintain a safe working atmosphere. These precautions can include the installation of safety equipment to ensure that there are no atmospheric factors that would tamper with the work of gas technicians. This includes monitoring Oxygen levels across the entire laboratory. At Delille Oxygen Company we fully endorse and utilize oxygen deficiency monitors as a way to ensure only the best air quality in our Delille Oxygen Company laboratory.

The Columbus PurityPlus® Promise: Superior Specialty Gases, Superior Local Service

When you deal with Delille Oxygen Company, one of 150 North American PurityPlus® Partners, you gain much more than the specialty gases or equipment you buy. You further get a guarantee like no other specialty gas vendor. With us, you see, you are promised an unbeatable blend of local availability, individualized, attention and guaranteed quality.

PurityPlus® Argon: Columbus Winemakers Specialty Gas of Choice

The prefered specialty gas of our Columbus winemaking customers is argon because, 1) unlike oxygen, argon will not react with wine to occasion any undesirable characteristics; and 2) argon is heavier than oxygen. Its higher density assures that more of the gas will be in prolonged contact with the surface of the wine, thereby barring more oxygen (and its adverse effects) as well as stopping microbial spoilage.

PurityPlus® EPA Protocol Specialty Gas Mixtures for Columbus

Industries and municipalities across the United States are still required to measure air pollution emissions and ambient air quality. As long as calibrated instruments are needed for measuring purposes, such instruments will necessitate pure, stable, and precise mixtures of compressed specialty gases to guarantee complete accuracy. And Delille Oxygen Company will be here in Columbus to provide them just as weve been doing from our first days.

Manchester Tank Safety Notice

Manchester Tank & Equipment Company has issued a safety notice on 33.5 LB Aluminum Forklift Cylinders manufactured from 1992 through 1993.

SF6: The Perfect Gas for the Columbus Utilities Industry

Delille Oxygen Company has emerged as a prime producer of dielectric gases also called insulating gases for the Columbus electrical utilities industry. Such gases are since we first began. The one essential characteristic that makes this commodity so advantagous in so many types of laboratory activities certainly as a refrigerant is its capacity to sustain temperatures markedly lower than the freezing point of water.

Columbus Specialty Gas Equipment Spotlight: Gas Purifiers

At Delille Oxygen Company, PurityPlus specialty gases for commercial, industrial, medical, scientific, and agricultural use are what were primarily known for selling. But customers recognize they also can count on us for the equipment required to ship, cache, regulate, and employ those gases safely. One such type of equipment they appreciate is our line of gas purifiers.

High-Purity Analytical Gases for Columbus Laboratory Research

Delille Oxygen Company is proud to be the PurityPlus Partner attending to research laboratories in and around Columbus. Independent third-party certification of our processes and our products verifies the purity of our gases, allowing researchers to pursue their analytical objectives with confidence.

The Need for Nitrogen in Columbus Pharmaceutical and Biotech Applications

Weve talked before about the uses Nitrogen gas (N2) in the food and beverage industry. As you may gather, though, given the prevalence of this gas in our atmosphere, nitrogen has many other equally advantageous uses. Delille Oxygen Company, your Columbus PurityPlus Partner, is particularly engaged, for instance, in producing nitrogen for the pharmaceutical and biotech industries.

Focusing on High-Purity Gases for Columbus Laser Welding

These days, Delille Oxygen Company, one of better than 150 PurityPlus Partners at 600 locations across the country, is happy to be a trusted Columbus provider of the high-purity specialty gases so indispensable to the gas laser welding process. Our primary customers are majorly automated high-volume manufacturers. Those involved in the automotive industry are perhaps the most visible cases in point.

PurityPlus® High-Purity Specialty Gas Regulators: Selecting the Best of the Best for Your Columbus Application

PurityPlus specialty gas regulators are designed to tremendously precise criteria of pressure control, which is absolutely essential to the safety and success of your work. Leery about which regulator is most appropriate for you or how to go about finding it? Delille Oxygen Company, right here in Columbus, will happiy help. The PurityPlus Specialty Gases & Equipment Catalog will help too. Heres a short overview of the product to help you get started.

PurityPlus® Applied: CO2 for Columbus-area Medical Research Involving CO2 Incubators

CO2 incubators are invaluable tools in medical research. Theyre used to hold cell cultures that must be nurtured in as sterile an environment as possible. Different sorts of CO2 incubators impede contamination in the incubation chamber by different means, relative to the types of cells being cultivated. Most often CO2 incubators are used in stem cell therapy, regenerative medicine, and plastic surgery.

Guaranteeing Finest-Quality Gases for Gas Chromatography

The carrier gases necessary for gas chromatography, aside from having to be either inert or unreactive, must be at least 99.995% pure higher, on occasion! And thats where Delille Oxygen Company proves invaluable. Okay, so we havent existed as long as gas chromatography. But, as a respected PurityPlus® partner producer-distributor, weve been furnishing chemical researchers and assorted industries with carrier gases of the utmost purity attainable for years now. We guarantee it, too.

PurityPlus® Specialty Gases to Launch Its New Branding at Pittcon 2018

As our corporate parent has done for a number of years now, PurityPlus® Specialty Gases will be exhibiting at the next Pittcon. That, of course, would be Pittcon 2018, set for February 26 through March 1 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. This time, in Booth 3024, PurityPlus® will not only present itself and its partners, including Delille Oxygen Company, as a technical resource, but the company also will launch its new brand identity.

Fulfilling the Specialty Gas Needs of Columbus Microbreweries

We provide microbreweries and brewpubs in and around Columbus with the specialty gases they need: CO2 and Nitrogen, primarily, but also Chlorine. Those are the top gases, at any rate. And the local connection is whats supremely important to our microbrewery and brewpub customers.

So Whats Up with Helium?

Were not here to insist there isnt a worldwide helium deficiency; theres proof enough of it. We are here, however, to assure you that Delille Oxygen Company and the PurityPlus® partner network of more than 150 specialty gas producers and distributors at 600 locations coast to coast can readily meet your helium needs well into the future.

All About Argon

This article details several facts about argon, its uses, and research about its potential future applications.

Gas Chromatography

An article detailing the many processes and uses of gas chromatography.

Safely Using Hydrogen In Laboratories

With increaseing costs related to the limited helium supply, those who operate and design laboratory equipment are beginning to turn more frequently to their gas suppliers for hydrogen.

Carbon DIoxide, CO2, or Super-Gas?

CO2 is used in more forms than any other gas in the industrial gas market making it one of the most versatile products sold.