Biological safety cabinets (BSCs) are crucial for the safety of staff and the protection of products, so it’s important to know when they should be upgraded.
New regulations, increased use, flagging performance and signigicant maintenance main drivers to buy
While there aren’t often obvious signals that your ultralow freezer is about to die, the experts say there are a few things you can look for.
As the heart of the lab and its workflow, CO2 incubators can make or break the facility’s overall productivity. Douglas Wernerspach, business manager of CO2 and constant temperature at Thermo Fisher Scientific (Waltham, MA), says researchers depend on CO2 incubators to be reliable and provide uniform conditions for cells.
When to upgrade your mass spectrometer (MS) varies from user to user but there are a few main indicators that are common to many situations, the experts say.
Liquid handling technology always improving.
Increased productivity the biggest reason to purchase
Precision, range, and stability are main considerations
Need for new abilities drives upgrades and new purchases
There are many different signs that it’s time to upgrade your fume hood, but vendors say safety is the number one reason.