Editorial Article: Why Everyone’s Talking About Erlab’s Ductless Fume Hoods

Find out why Erlab’s Captair Smart ductless fume hoods have become so popular with scientists around the world

28 Aug 2018

Are you safely protected from toxic chemicals posing inhalation risks in your laboratory? Erlab’s Captair Smart ductless fume hoods promise reliability and simplicity, offering maximum filtration of toxic gases, fumes, odors, and powders, to keep you protected during your chemical processes in a variety of applications. As testament to such qualities, these ductless fume hoods have been receiving exceptional customer feedback and reviews from scientists globally, securing them one of the very first SelectScience Gold Seals of Quality.

Why do scientists rate them so highly?


Your safety guaranteed

Erlab’s cutting-edge chemical filtration technology can be adapted to filter gases, solvents, powders and particulates, keeping the user and the lab protected by safely and efficiently recirculating air within the room and releasing purified air back into the room, free of any toxic hazardous vapors or odors. Erlab’s safety program determines the most suitable filtration system for your needs, certifies usage of the unit at installation and highly trained professionals work with you to ensure your hood is working at optimal performance.


Erlab is a great company that provides all items that are needed to be sure the fume hood works.

Teri Conner

Stone Clinical Laboratories, LLC


Keep it simple

The straightforward installation process and the hood’s ability to be easily relocated are repeatedly celebrated by customers and have quickly become key selling points.


This product was simple to set up, works beautifully and was the best priced option for our budget.

Deloris Carter

University of Kansas Health System


Smart thinking

Now equipped with smart technology, it is easier than ever to ensure the safety of everyone in your lab, hassle and worry free. Simply download the eGuard app and monitor the containment, performance and filter efficiency of your product, ensuring you and your colleagues are working in a safe and optimal workplace. The revolutionary technology will immediately inform you if any of the parameters of proper functioning are compromised.


It has a smartphone app wich makes it very easy to check its performance in real time. I really recommend it!

Araz Raberi

Igenomix UK


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