TAG: iQ Power Tools

Dust off your safety plan

January 7, 2019By
Hand holding dust (Photo: iQ Power Tools)

Landscape contractors who work with hardscape materials are taking note of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Respirable Crystalline Silica standard, which affects the type of equipment and practices they use on the job site. Crystalline silica is a mineral found in materials like stone, concrete, brick, sand and mortar. Respirable particles are created from the crystalline silica when... read more

iQ Power Tools unveils new masonry saw

September 17, 2018By

iQ Power Tools, a manufacturer of power tools with integrated dust collection technology, presents the iQMS362, the newest in the iQ360 line of masonry saws. Designed to save cutting time and increase productivity, the portable iQMS362 features a 16.5-inch Q-Drive blade, designed to cut masonry materials in a wide range of shapes, sizes, weights and densities, including soft, manufactured stone, dense... read more

iQ Power Tools series details OSHA PEL for silica

February 27, 2014By

iQ Power Tools is publishing an article series describing the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) permissible exposure limit (PEL) for silica in simple terms. The series comes on the heels of OSHA’s proposed rule to effectively cut OSHA’s PEL for silica in half. Having  studied silica for more than 10 years, iQ Power Tools is publishing its series to... read more

24 products debuting at GIE+EXPO

October 21, 2013By

As part of the LM Reports department of Landscape Management’s October issue, we spotlighted 24 products to be featured at GIE+EXPO/Hardscape North America. Peruse the slideshow here for descriptions of the products and reference the list below for their companies and booth numbers. Turfgrass Water Conservation Alliance—Booth #486 Dow AgroSciences—Booth #1104 John Deere—Booth #1110 Kichler Landscape Lighting—Booth #1188 Wright Manufacturing—Booth... read more