Quiet, Please

Quiet, Please

Just like most workplace settings, excessive noise in chemical and analytical laboratories can be a serious issue o...
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...
Off Course

Off Course

Last month I took a mini vacation to Northern New Mexico, a place I fell in love with years ago when I drove from my hom...
10 Quick Laboratory Safety Tips

10 Quick Laboratory Safety Tips

Laboratory safety should be first priority. Lab managers must develop effective training programs, best-practices, and safety...
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...
How a Single-Step Spill Agent Works

How a Single-Step Spill Agent Works

Problem: An emergency spill response plan is part of every laboratory safety protocol. However, despite all the best&nbs...