Fume Hood Testing is Essential

As a lab owner it’s key to ensure ideal working and safety conditions for your employees and staff.  A key area to address is your fume hood.  Like all safety equipment, every fume hood has a specific purpose and ideal working environment it should provide, but many lab owners and staff aren’t aware that fume […]

Posted: Mar04, 2013 | Read More

Laboratory Furniture FAQs

At LOC Scientific we get frequent questions regarding lab design, materials and installation. It’s our goal to not only provide the products you need for your lab, but assist in educating you about the materials and their ideal uses.  Here are a few key questions we’ve answered recently. What are the different material options for […]

Posted: Feb06, 2013 | Read More

Lab Fume Hood Types

Determining which laboratory fume hood is right for your lab is a very important decision. Mostly it depends on what you will be using the lab for but other factors, such as operator convenience and ease-of-use, budget as well as ventilation duct design also play key roles. Luckily, the market for fume hoods has expanded […]

Posted: Jan24, 2013 | Read More

Top Laboratory Stressors

Most jobs are stressful in one way or another and lab workers are no exception. In fact, when it comes to the body they may be the rule as many lab positions require repetitive motions for long periods of time. In addition, misuse of the body within these repetitive motions only adds to the stress. […]

Posted: Jan24, 2013 | Read More

Finding the Right Modular Workstation

Workstations, like other aspects of a lab are designed to meet specific needs for those using it.  Not every work station is developed the same and many offer very different features, ergonomics and durability.  Finding the correct modular workstation is key to the productivity, safety and convenience of working environments in your lab Consider its […]

Posted: Jan11, 2013 | Read More