How to Work with Ammonia Safely

November 20, 2019

Ammonia is classified by OSHA as a hazardous chemical. While ammonia leaks are rare when following proper procedures, they can still occur. The most common symptoms experienced as a result of an ammonia leak are skin and eye irritation, respiratory irritation, and coughing. Most ammonia leaks are small and do not pose serious health risks…. Read More »

5 Basic Preventative Maintenance Activities to Perform Regularly

November 6, 2019

Preventative Maintenance (PM) is critical to the function and lifespan of all industrial refrigeration systems. Without a proper PM schedule, maintenance becomes reactive instead of proactive. Compared to reactive maintenance, PM increases uptime and extends the life of equipment, saving businesses time and money in the long run. The International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration (IIAR)… Read More »