Restoration & Preservation Extraction
Dust and Fume Extraction for the Conservation, Restoratino and Preservation Industry.
At Vodex, we understand that your dust and extraction needs
will differ greatly depending on the
items you work with, the materials you use and the methods that you utilise on
a daily basis. Many conservationists whom work with dusty books and documents can suffer from illnesses related to book dust. Some of these illnessess, like allergy problems and asthma, are well known, and librarians are aware of them. The books are often not cleaned which can lead to a build up of book dust, thus risking exposure. Research has shown that the hazardous problems of dust mites, allergies and asthma due to dust is often not understood. The health risk is to serious to ignore.
Furniture restorators, Historical artifact restorers and wood preservation processes in particular can generate a wide range of potentially harmful dusts and vapours. These can range from book dust, biological matter, varnish and spray vapours, glue fumes and more. All of these can pose health risks to the operators and those around them. Studies have shown that long-time exposure to book dust alone cna create many illnesses such as Lung Cancer, Heart issues, severe Allergies, Asthma, Skin problems and more.
This is why we produce a range of extraction solutions that provide efficient dust and fume extraction for preservation equipment, with low maintenance and ease of use. Allowing your business to focus on producing high-end work that reflects your industry expertise whilst keeping your teams safe.