Out of Control

Out of Control

State and federal agencies are very serious when it comes to controlled substances. And you should be too.
Under Pressure

Under Pressure

Although we love ZZ Top, this article will not delve into the iconic rock band; rather, it will discuss the safe ha...
Hazardous Spill Protection

Hazardous Spill Protection

Ursus Remediation Testing & Technologies is an environmental services lab specializing in heavy metal and organ...
Bunsen Burner Safety Explained

Bunsen Burner Safety Explained

INTEGRA has created a short, simple and engaging ‘SimpleShow’ format video to explain the safety features of thei...
Stripper, Anyone?

Stripper, Anyone?

Now that we have your attention, we have to dash your hopes. This is not a column about Vegas and “what happe...
Sit Up Straight

Sit Up Straight

In the last issue of Lab Manager, we began to explore the ergonomic risk factors associated with the use ofcomputers.&nb...
Compressed Gas Cylinders

Compressed Gas Cylinders

Using compressed gases in the laboratory can be dangerous if they are not handled properly. Many gases can be explo...
Sit Up Straight

Sit Up Straight

It’s just a fact: In today’s modern laboratory you are going to spend some time using a computer. You used&n...