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Chlorine Gas Detection

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Chlorine (CL2) is a toxic, greenish-yellow gas with a pungent odor. Chlorine is a common element used in many industries, however, it can be very dangerous for humans in its gaseous state.
 
The reactive nature of chlorine means it typically is found in the form of chloride salts such as NaCl and HCl. Chemical reactions, with these salts, can release Cl2 gas. For this reason, it is important to have chlorine gas detectors with reliable chlorine sensors installed to prevent potential emergencies.

CL2 Gas Detection with SenSmart Chlorine Gas Detectors

RC Systems manufactures fixed gas detection and alarm control systems to provide the solutions you need. Our SenSmart line of chlorine gas detectors and sensors provide the prevention technology you need at a cost-effective price. We also offer calibration gases, kits, and accessories for testing your chlorine gas detectors, as well as chlorine spare sensors for replacing gas detector sensors that are worn down.
 

Chlorine Gas Exposure Can Lead to Long Term Health Problems

Chlorine exposure can give the body immediate symptoms within seconds after exposure to the gas.
The result of exposure can lead to long term health issues. Chlorine gas can resemble acid when sensitive parts of the body are exposed to it. Symptoms ranging from blisters on the skin to burning pain in the nose, throat, and eyes are instantly present.  
 
A person may also experience difficulty breathing and fluid in the lungs (pulmonary edema). These types of exposures can create severe health problems. There is no treatment currently available for chlorine exposure. The only treatment options are removing the chlorine from the body quickly and additional supportive medical care such as breathing treatments.

Preventing Chlorine Gas Exposure

Chlorine (Cl2) is found in many industrial processes, including pharmaceutical, food and beverage, pulp and paper, and electronics industries. If workers are exposed to chlorine gas, they can experience coughing and vomiting at 30 parts per millions (ppm), lung damage at 60 ppm, and the gas can be quickly fatal at 1000 ppm.
 
The gas can be detected at concentrations as low as 0.2 ppm, making CL2 gas detection an important safety precaution. Proper chlorine gas detection is essential in areas where workers are most likely to be exposed to CL2 gas. This includes places like storage and manufacturing areas.

Chlorine gas detection includes:

Chlorine Gas Detectors:

These CL2 gas detectors are available in toxic dual sensor gas detectors and toxic single point gas detection, depending on your application needs. Both types help detect the presence of gases in a specified area, and transmit alarm signals when they reach dangerous levels.

Chlorine Spare Sensor:

These are additional chlorine gas sensors that are used as replacement sensors for SenSmart gas detectors. We offer these in several sensor types and ranges.

Chlorine Calibration Gases, Kits and Accessories:

All the tools, supplies, and accessories you need to calibrate your chlorine gas detectors and sensors.

Contact RC Systems for Your Chlorine Gas Detectors and Sensors

RC Systems provides chlorine gas detectors and other hazardous gas monitors for a range of applications. We provide efficient, reliable products at affordable prices, as well as unparalleled customer service.
 
Contact us today to learn more about our chlorine gas sensors or other SenSmart gas detectors today.