Despite being an Australian leader and distributor of laboratory nitrile gloves, many a time has our team engaged in healthy debate with our customers over nitrile gloves. The big question is…is a glove a glove? We would be glad of … Continue reading The big question. Is a glove a glove?
Highly efficient laboratory technicians are individuals that are in high demand today’s laboratories as they are people that roll-out the red carpet for great lab management, organisation, efficiency, coordination and most of all great academic outcome. In this article, we … Continue reading How to identify a highly effective laboratory technician.
In this article we are challenging the norms in laboratories, as it is a fast-changing and increasingly creative market, especially in the science education sector. One week is no longer acceptable for a delivery and online ordering has become the … Continue reading Lab technicians and Lab managers, can you say “Yes” to the following questions?
Modulab Chemtemp Extreme Benchtop is the standard benchtop used for Westlab projects that is a rigid, solid epoxy comprised of unique chemical properties formulated specifically for the entry level to high-level laboratory. The benchtop possesses a tough, non-porous resistance to … Continue reading Maintaining the Modulab Chemtemp Extreme Solid Epoxy Laboratory Benchtop
There are many options when it comes to choosing compliant storage systems for your laboratory and in this article, we look at assisting you with the best choice in terms of Origin of Manufacturer, Appearance, Physical Properties, Flexibility, and Customisation. … Continue reading 5 steps in choosing the best Dangerous Goods cabinet for your laboratory.
Looking to save a few dollars and coordinate the refurbishment of your secondary school laboratory? At Modulab, we have been supporting schools and their laboratories for over 20 years and it is a privilege to support education departments in the … Continue reading Checklist to assist with refurbishing a laboratory with a tight budget.
At Westlab we are often challenged with the question, how can we justify the extra expense of a digital refractometer over against a traditional refractometer? In this article, we look at basic pros and cons of digital and traditional types … Continue reading Digital Vs Traditional Refractometers
It’s 9:00 on Monday morning. As Kate sits down at her desk she experiences that familiar feeling of dread…her email inbox is overloaded and she is way behind on responding to the multitude of queries, suggestions, issues and much more … Continue reading How to Prevent Email Burnout in the Laboratory
Some decisions in the laboratory can directly affect operational outcomes and often larger capital requirements such as specialist laboratory equipment can directly depend on higher management to approve the funding prior to a purchase. Delayed approvals may cause a delay … Continue reading How to fast forward a decision from your management
Documenting a budget is a great starting point when given the job to supervise the expenditure for your laboratory. Managing a budget in a laboratory can be an overwhelming task as there is responsibility and accountability expected of persons responsible. … Continue reading Key Budgeting Tips for Saving Money in Your Laboratory