The Essentials of Fume Hood

A Fume Hood is a type of Chemical Containment Device, which is a box-like structure enclosing a source of potential air contamination, with one open or partially open side, into which air is moved for to contain and exhaust air contaminants. A laboratory hood is generally used for bench-scale laboratory operations but does not necessarily involve the use of a bench or table. A fume hood is supposed to carry....

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