Cover Story |  Volume 14 - Issue 8  |  September 2019

Biohazard Management

Level 1, 2, 3, or 4? Know the risks and procedures

Sections

Lab Health and Safety

Biohazard Management

Biohazard Management

Level 1, 2, 3, or 4? Know the risks and procedures

How to Handle Methylene Chloride

How to Handle Methylene Chloride

A solvent not to ignore

Research-Specific Labs

The Science of Wildfires

The Science of Wildfires

San José State University’s Fire Weather Research Laboratory explores the science behind deadly natural disasters

Business Management

Greater Awareness and Vigilance in Laboratory Data Security

Greater Awareness and Vigilance in Laboratory Data Security

Laboratory data have become prime targets for cyberattacks

Tips for Selling Used Laboratory Equipment

Tips for Selling Used Laboratory Equipment

Changing your research focus? Consider selling equipment to recover costs and save space

Leadership and Staffing

Laboratory Safety Training

Laboratory Safety Training

How labs can create a robust safety culture

Lab Design and Furnishings

Choosing Optimal Flooring for Research Environments

Choosing Optimal Flooring for Research Environments

When contamination control is a top priority, here's how to choose the right flooring for your facility

Products in Action

Streamline Your GC Workflow with Peak Scientific’s All-New Precision SL Hydrogen Generator

Streamline Your GC Workflow with Peak Scientific’s All-New Precision SL Hydrogen Generator

Precision SL is the smallest and simplest to use laboratory-grade hydrogen generator in its class

DuraChill®

DuraChill®

PolyScience's DuraChill chiller is a reflection of today's most powerful engineering and a commitment to the belief that anything is possible

INSIGHTS

Pesticide Residue Testing

Pesticide Residue Testing

What methods are used for the identification and quantification of pesticide residues on domestic and imported foods?

Ask the Expert

Trends in Gas Chromatography

Trends in Gas Chromatography

Eric Denoyer, PhD, and Joe Hedrick discuss the latest developments in GC in this Q&A

Product Focus

Best Practice Tips for Biological Safety Cabinets

Best Practice Tips for Biological Safety Cabinets

Keeping your cells healthy and happy

Software for Laboratory Balances

Software for Laboratory Balances

Do you need data system connectivity?

How UV-Vis Devices Reveal More of Nature

How UV-Vis Devices Reveal More of Nature

From anywhere on earth to outer space, these portable devices reveal more of nature

Ultra-High Vacuum and Precision in Measurement

Ultra-High Vacuum and Precision in Measurement

Ultra-high vacuum replicates conditions somewhere between the stratosphere and the most immediate reaches of outer space

Multimedia

Optimizing PCR Experiments

Optimizing PCR Experiments

Amplify target DNA sequences by enhancing conditions and preventing contamination for optimal outcomes

Linda's Lab: Cybersecurity

Linda's Lab: Cybersecurity

Linda shares some best practices for laboratory data security with Lenny the lab tech

Lab Health and Safety Tips

Quick Tips from Linda: Selecting the Right Gloves for Your Staff

Quick Tips from Linda: Selecting the Right Gloves for Your Staff

The right choice of gloves can have a positive impact on both employee satisfaction, and product and process yields

How it Works

How to Ensure Optimal and Reliable Balance Performance with an Anti-Vibration Table

How to Ensure Optimal and Reliable Balance Performance with an Anti-Vibration Table

Balances are highly sensitive and, ideally, should be used in a room with as few disturbances as possible