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Gas Exposure Limits One Must Know

Factories, mines, and labs are sometimes an unsafe area if you are not aware of your surroundings. A mine-shaft can contain a toxic level of certain gases that you should not be around, or it may be up to a flammable level. Therefore before you enter such areas make sure you have some information about Toxic & combustible gases limit. There are different levels of different gases up to which it can consider toxic. There are two principles to judge the presence of a certain amount of gas in the surrounding. These criteria are set as per industry standards and must be followed up.
The first criteria are, whether or not a person can be exposed to the present level of gas for 8 hours continuously. Second criteria are what is the maximum value of the gas a person can be exposed to for 15 minutes continuously. Having information about these values is essential as it can directly have an impact on your health. You might not realize until you are affected, but once you are there are not …