Cover Story |  Volume 15 - Issue 3  |  April 2020

Making Sustainable Labs a Reality

How to reduce the environmental impact of research

Sections

Multimedia

Purchasing Pre-Owned Equipment

Purchasing Pre-Owned Equipment

Purchasing Pre-Owned Equipment

How to find affordable, high-quality, pre-owned equipment for your laboratory
Linda's Lab: Employee Feedback

Linda's Lab: Employee Feedback

Linda's Lab: Employee Feedback

Linda shares why regular employee evaluations are so important for her laboratory in this month's comic

Business Management

Making Sustainable Labs a Reality

Making Sustainable Labs a Reality

Making Sustainable Labs a Reality

How to reduce the environmental impact of research
Repurposing Lab Equipment and Supplies

Repurposing Lab Equipment and Supplies

Repurposing Lab Equipment and Supplies

Thinking creatively can bring new purpose to everyday items
Software Solutions for Core Facility Management

Software Solutions for Core Facility Management

Software Solutions for Core Facility Management

The right software can simplify scheduling, financial management, reporting, and more

Labs Less Ordinary

Core Repository Provides a "Lending Library" of Earth's History

Core Repository Provides a "Lending Library" of Earth's History

Core Repository Provides a "Lending Library" of Earth's History

The Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University holds one of the largest and most diverse collections of core samples in the world

In Focus

Temperature Control: A Look Under the Hood

Temperature Control: A Look Under the Hood

Temperature Control: A Look Under the Hood

Exploring scientific techniques and processes that rely on temperature control technology—and the innovations that make it possible

Leadership and Staffing

Achieving More in the Lab

Achieving More in the Lab

Achieving More in the Lab

A productivity specialist explains how working smarter could help improve efficiency in the workplace
Five Critical Steps to Better Meetings

Five Critical Steps to Better Meetings

Five Critical Steps to Better Meetings

Are your meetings productive and considered time well spent?

Lab Design and Furnishings

Quick Tips from Linda: Efficient Lab Ventilation

Quick Tips from Linda: Efficient Lab Ventilation

Quick Tips from Linda: Efficient Lab Ventilation

Ventilation systems account for almost half of energy consumption in laboratories

Lab Health and Safety

COVID-19: A History of Coronavirus

COVID-19: A History of Coronavirus

COVID-19: A History of Coronavirus

The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has led to mass scientific conference cancellations, travel restrictions, social distancing, and other unprecedented prevention measures. How did we get to this point?

INSIGHTS

Feathers Provide Insight into Contamination

Feathers Provide Insight into Contamination

Feathers Provide Insight into Contamination

Using analytical chemistry techniques to analyze feathers, scientists gain a better understanding of environmental contamination

Ask the Expert

Integrating Artificial Intelligence with Digital Pathology

Integrating Artificial Intelligence with Digital Pathology

Integrating Artificial Intelligence with Digital Pathology

Liron Pantanowitz, MD, discusses the latest developments in combining AI with digital pathology

Product Focus

Energy-Efficient Fume Hoods

Energy-Efficient Fume Hoods

Energy-Efficient Fume Hoods

Spare the environment while reducing energy costs
pH Meters for Remote, Field Applications

pH Meters for Remote, Field Applications

pH Meters for Remote, Field Applications

 Increasingly, R&D organizations are looking for real-time measurements, acquired with little or no human intervention
Picking the Best Serological Pipette Controller

Picking the Best Serological Pipette Controller

Picking the Best Serological Pipette Controller

A tour of the best ways to select a serological pipette controller