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Laboratory Equipment: November 2014

November 14, 2014 1:56 pm | by Laboratory Equipment | Digital Editions | Comments

The November issue of Laboratory Equipment features a cover story on the importance of stopping contamination both in labs and hospitals, and raises new concerns about checks and balances in high-risk environments. Other article topics include: flooring and ductless fume hoods in lab construction, and weighing techniques that help reduce sample prep.

Mobile Benches Enable Easy Access to Instruments

November 6, 2014 10:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

IonBench’s mobile benches are especially designed for mass spectrometers and liquid...

Shelving System Maximizes Workspace

November 6, 2014 10:48 am | Product Releases | Comments

The applications of the Sovella shelving system are limitless—it can transform even a small...

Power Pod Offers 360° Connectivity

November 6, 2014 10:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Doug Mockett & Co.’s PCS69 features a truly 21st century design, offering power and USB on...

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Mobile Workbenches Keep Up With Changing Demands

November 6, 2014 10:40 am | Product Releases | Comments

Lista International has added mobile bases for almost all of its workbenches and workstations, including the Arlink and Align brands. This maximizes convenience and allows customers to easily reconfigure their workspace to keep up with changing demands.

BSC Functions as Both Type A2 and B2

November 6, 2014 10:35 am | Labconco Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

Labconco Corp. has debuted a new type of biosafety cabinet that can function as a Type A2, which recirculates air back into the laboratory, as well as a Type B2, which is ducted to the outside. The Purifier Axiom bridges the gap between Type A and Type B by offering an Omni-Flex design, allowing the cabinet to be installed in a Type A mode when not working with chemical hazards or in a ducted Type B mode when the application changes to using hazardous vapors.

Modular, Pre-assembled Labs are Easy Alternative

November 6, 2014 10:31 am | HEMCO Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

HEMCO’s Modular CleanLabs feature a modular construction design that is cost-effective and time-efficient compared to traditional construction. The entire laboratory workspace is pre-engineered, including the structure and the lab furniture/fume hoods that outfit the interior.


Oven Has Digital Programming Temp Controller

November 6, 2014 10:28 am | Product Releases | Comments

Grieve’s No. 797 is a 260 F (127 C), electrically heated, Class 100 cleanroom cabinet oven that can be used for drying coatings onto printed circuit boards, among other applications. Workspace dimensions of the oven measure 36 x 36 x 39”.

Fume Hood Ideal for Classroom, Training

November 6, 2014 10:22 am | Product Releases | Comments

Air Science’s Mobile EDU ductless fume hood is ideal for classroom demonstrations and industrial training. It is completely self-contained and provides all around visibility. The hood can be easily moved from laboratory to laboratory.

Laboratory Equipment: August 2014

August 7, 2014 12:18 pm | by Laboratory Equipment | Digital Editions | Comments

The August issue of Laboratory Equipment features a cover story about next-gen biotech driving the development of equipment, devices, systems and additional applications. One article details the importance of water purification systems in attaining accurate results, while the other the role specialty labs play in scientific and economic growth. Special product sections/applications include: baths, microscopes, IC, chemicals and standards, pipettes, lab automation, lab design and liquid handling. 

Specialty Labs Fuel Scientific, Economic Growth

August 7, 2014 10:19 am | by Shepherd Engineering Services, London, UK | Articles | Comments

Labs designed for specific purposes help facilitate ground-breaking research in the fast-paced science industry.                                      

Footrest Promotes Proper Blood Flow

August 6, 2014 8:39 am | Sovella, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Sovella’s Treston footrest provides ergonomic support for the feet, legs and back by promoting proper blood flow while sitting. This footrest features a corrugated surface to help prevent slipping.


Fume Hood Monitors, Displays Energy Use

August 6, 2014 8:35 am | Mystaire®, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Mystaire’s Aura Elite includes the latest in microprocessor-based controls, including constant monitoring of fume hood face velocity, gas phase filtration saturation, temperature and humidity monitoring, along with instantaneous filter-to-chemical application validation. Each of these features is vividly displayed and controlled by the EverSafe III Touch Screen controller, which offers user’s finger-tip control.

Hood Features Contain All Fumes, Vapors

August 6, 2014 8:33 am | Labconco Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

The Protector XStream Laboratory Hood from Labconco is a high-performance fume hood that performs well at low air volumes. It doesn’t rely on restricted sash openings, airflow sensors and electronic control, mechanical components or additional fans.

Fume Hoods are Chemical-, Fire-resistant

August 6, 2014 8:30 am | HEMCO Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

HEMCO’s UniFlow Fume Hoods feature a unitized construction entirely of chemical-resistant, fire-resistant, self-extinguishing, non-metallic composite resin materials. The hoods are available in special sizes from 30 to 96”-wide in benchtop and floor mount models; and custom sizes can be easily addressed to suit special needs.

Dual Charger Frees Additional Outlets

August 6, 2014 8:15 am | Product Releases | Comments

Doug Mockett & Co.’s classic PCS6 powered USB charging units are available in three new finishes—white, black or gray. They are available in either dual power or power/USB configuration.

Biosafety Cabinets Have Two HEPA Filters

August 6, 2014 8:12 am | Product Releases | Comments

Air Science’s Purair BIO is designed to protect individuals, the environment and products from a variety of biological particulates, serving as the primary barrier in life science research and experimentation. As a Class II Type A2 Biosafety Cabinet, the unit minimizes and contains Biosafety Level 1-3 agents, maintaining negative pressure inside the cabinet during operation to prevent contaminants from escaping the work area.


Laboratory Equipment: June 2014

June 10, 2014 4:50 pm | by Laboratory Equipment | Digital Editions | Comments

The June issue of Laboratory Equipment features a cover story on sample prep, and the multitude of systems and consumables researchers use to perform the most utilized process in the lab. Other articles detail the technological expansion of NMR, and the benefits of using evidence drying cabinets in forensic applications. Products include: mixers, incubators, gas generators, pumps, valves, fittings and more, with special sections on food & bev, lab design & furnishings and forensics. 

Small Workstations Boast Advanced Features

June 10, 2014 9:04 am | AirClean® Systems | Product Releases | Comments

AirClean Systems’ AC600 Series chemical workstations offer flexibility and mobility for today’s ever-changing laboratory environment. The ductless chemical workstations are designed to provide a low cost solution for protection of the operator and environment from toxic vapors, gases, fumes and particulate when performing low-volume applications with known chemicals.

Fume Hoods Meet Highest Safety Standards

June 10, 2014 9:02 am | Hamilton Company | Product Releases | Comments

Hamilton Scientific’s Mistral fume hood platform was developed specifically to meet the demands of modern laboratories moving at the speed of science. The product line provides a wide variety of sizes and options to meet specific laboratory needs.

Hood Keeps Cords Out of the Way

June 10, 2014 8:44 am | Labconco Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

The newly redesigned Protector Stainless Steel Radioisotope Hoods from Labconco feature fully sealed integral work surfaces with coved interiors to facilitate decontamination. New to the design are two Cord-Keeper slots located on the left and right side of the air foil to allow the sash to close completely when electrical cords from equipment inside the hood are plugged into receptacles located on the corner posts.

Low-noise Fume Hoods Recirculate

June 10, 2014 8:42 am | Product Releases | Comments

The PURAIR 5 Ductless Fume Hoods from Air Science USA feature a high level of operator protection where routine work is being carried out. The units exceed OSHA, ANSI and all relevant international standards.

Power Unit has USB Options

June 10, 2014 8:40 am | Product Releases | Comments

Doug Mockett & Co.’s Pyramid Power/Data Unit features a pyramid-inspired design and flat top with interchangeable inserts in 14 different finishes. The unit has gently radiused corners, offering a unique appeal, plus accessibility from all four sides.

Supply Makeover Affords Current, Future Success

May 5, 2014 3:12 pm | by Seth Flexo, STANLEY Storage & Workspace Systems | Articles | Comments

New storage systems maximize space and pave the way for productivity improvements at a growing hospital.                                                       

Safety Shower Has Emergency Eye, Face Wash

May 5, 2014 12:40 pm | HEMCO Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

HEMCO’s Emergency Shower/Decontamination Booths are fully assembled and ready for installation to water supply and waste systems.

Rugged Flooring Meets OSHA Requirements

May 5, 2014 12:37 pm | Product Releases | Comments

nora systems’ norament xp is an ultra-durable floor covering for highly impacted and trafficked workspaces.

Furniture With Power Outlet Ideal for Common Areas

May 5, 2014 12:35 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Power integration into furniture is a popular new concept that takes the convenience of the traditional workstation and brings it to comfortable seating areas, turning any environment into a multimedia hub.

Over-temp Alarm Allows Unattended Furnace Operation

May 5, 2014 12:30 pm | Lucifer Furnaces, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Lucifer Furnaces’ Model 3027-K12 heats to 2500 F with silicon carbide rod-type heating elements mounted above and below the hearth, providing uniform heat in the work chamber.

Over-temp Alarm Allows Unattended Furnace Operation

May 5, 2014 12:30 pm | Lucifer Furnaces, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Lucifer Furnaces’ Model 3027-K12 heats to 2500 F with silicon carbide rod-type heating elements mounted above and below the hearth, providing uniform heat in the work chamber.

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