You purchased chairs for your laboratory or industrial space less than a year ago and you are already having issues with them...casters are falling off, the seats are tilting and functions are no longer working.Read More
Fume hoods play an essential role in any laboratory, keeping technicians safe from toxic chemicals by providing a ventilation system.Read More
I often get asked whether it is better to get fabric or vinyl chairs for workers in a lab. The short answer is…it depends!
It depends on what you are doing in your lab, whether you are using liquids or chemicals, if you have clean room or ESD requirements and how often the worker gets in and out of the chair.Read More
Many people have experienced a low-voltage electric shock from time to time. For instance, you could create enough static electricity by rubbing your foot over certain carpets and then touching metal to cause an unpleasant jolt.
Typically, the feeling passes instantly and harmlessly, so you may not have given it much thought.Read More
We are currently in the midst of a challenge for primary and secondary education in America...building a 21st Century workforce.Read More
When remodeling or building a new laboratory, many businesses often look at purchasing used laboratory furniture in an effort to reduce costs. While the savings may appear to be substantial, it is important for buyers know the hidden costs and risks in doing this.Read More
Being tasked with running a laboratory comes with many challenges. At some point, every lab manager will be forced to deal with one or more of the following concerns.Read More
In today's market, many businesses are tempted to buy less expensive imported laboratory furniture. But, is this always a good investment?
If you only look at the price on your quote, then the answer is probably no.Read More
As a busy lab manager or purchasing agent tasked with outfitting your new lab with a tight budget and a short timeline passing up the cheap option manufactured in places like Mexico and China can be a difficult pill to swallow.Read More
Setting up or refurbishing an industrial or laboratory facility requires thousands of choices. For busy laboratory or facilities mangers tasked with outfitting a workspace with new industrial or laboratory furniture, many times the buying decision for these workhorses comes down to cost.Read More