Blog

LOC Scientific Unleashes New Online Lab Planner

LOC Scientific is proud to announce their new, online lab planner featured on the website. The lab planner is designed so that users answer a few questions about their lab and then receive recommendations for their lab from LOC. Recommendations are shown as a detailed list explaining the type of equipment the lab will require based on […]

Posted: Aug24, 2016 | Read More

What Type of Fume Hood Does Your Lab Need?

With so many options available, it can be difficult to tell which fume hood is right for your laboratory. LOC Scientific has been helping outfit all types of labs for more than 25 years, and we’re here to make the process of choosing a fume hood easier. Fume Hoods for Specific Types of Substances Radio […]

Posted: Feb25, 2014 | Read More

What Goes on in a Dental Lab?

Most people never think about science labs past high school. Sure, scientists do but unless it’s your 9-5 job, labs are most likely not a concern for you during your daily life. But the truth is that we buy and sell products every day that are made in specially designed laboratories by highly trained technicians. […]

Posted: Oct31, 2013 | Read More

What Happens in a Metallurgy Lab?

Metallurgy is relatively unfamiliar to the general public, but it is nevertheless a very important branch of science. The multidisciplinary science of metallurgy involves studying the physical and chemical properties of metallic elements and their alloys, which are combinations of different metallic elements. Metallurgical labs employ teams of industrial engineers and scientists to serve companies […]

Posted: Oct18, 2013 | Read More

Using the Right Water Purification System for Your Lab

Water is one of, if not the most, common reagents used in science labs. It’s a universal solvent and because of its abundance, chemists have been using it since the dawn of science to induce chemical reactions and study the effects of all sorts of compounds. Even though scientists have used it throughout the ages, […]

Posted: Sep16, 2013 | Read More