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Publishing Details and Table of Contents


From Fume Hood Design to User Work Practices


Making Labs Safer One Fume Hood at a Time

Paperback: ISBN 978-1-7357110-1-0

Ebook: ISBN 978-1-7357110-4-1

First paperback edition October 2020.

Table of Contents


Chapter 1 – What Is A Chemical Fume Hood and Why Do We Use Them?

Chapter 2 – What Happens When A Fume Hood Isn’t Working? 

Chapter 3 – Is My Fume Hood Working? 

Chapter 4 – What Impacts Fume Hood Performance?

Chapter 5 – What Makes A Fume Hood Work? 

Chapter 6 – Dispelling Common Myths Around Face Velocity

Chapter 7 – Loss of Containment

Chapter 8 – Reentrainment

Chapter 9 – Laboratory Ventilation System

Chapter 10 – The User Is A Critical Part of The System

Chapter 11 – Fume Hood Testing

Chapter 12 – Hood Design – What Makes A Great Hood?

Chapter 13 – Classes of Hoods and Risk Management

Chapter 14 – The Future of Fume Hoods

Chapter 15 – The History of Fume Hoods

Glossary of Terms

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