MOFs can be used to absorb toxic gas in transport and storage situations to protect environment and humans.
Higher levels of security can be accompished by reducing the internal pressure of transport containers to prevent fast escape of gas in case of container rupture or impact
Toxic gases and materials can be stored safely in an MOF environment . MOFs can be designed to target specific hazardous materials an absorb them in cases of nuclear and chemical emergency situations .
MOFs can be designed to be part of HVAC systems to specifically filter an airstream from potentially hazardous materials to ensure acceptable working conditions.