Fostering productivity at the bench or in the field
Applying Lean Tools to Chemical Process Development
Lean tools are engineering evaluation techniques that can be integrated into chemical process development labs in order to reduce different types of waste
Ask Linda: Managing Laboratory Dollars
The purpose of a budget is to establish a forecast of revenues and expenditures to guide your efforts during the next fiscal period
Leadership and Staffing
Lab Health and Safety
Ask the Expert
Andrea Ong is the lab manager of the Industrial Pharmacy Laboratory (IPhL) at the University
of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Innovations in Stem Cells for Regenerative Medicine
How recent advances in technology have helped bring cell therapies to the forefront
Fluorine NMR: An Overlooked Nucleotide Comes into Its Own
The “democratization” of nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrometers has been accompanied by multiprobe, multi-nuclide capability.
Microbiology: A New Golden Age of Antibiotic Discovery?
A new golden age of antibiotic discovery is needed. The good news is that we may be on the verge of one
How Water Contaminants Impact Lab Analyses
Water is known to harbor a range of contaminants that can potentially impact lab experiments.
Vacuum Pump Maintenance Tips
If the pump goes down, so does the process.
How it Works
How Improving Chemistry Productivity Works
Whether it’s in a busy university lab or a large industrial laboratory, the issue of productivity has long been the source of sleepless nights for chemists worldwide.