Optimizing Workplaces and Workflows with Lean Laboratory

Creating a Lean Laboratory

The principles of ‘Lean’ manufacturing have now been widely adopted across a variety of businesses. This model is proving equally useful for optimizing laboratory workspaces and workflows, helping to increase productivity and lower costs. Developing a lean laboratory approach can provide a wide range of benefits for virtually any research, production or testing laboratory, including…

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Maintaining Cleanliness in Pharma

Maintaining Cleanliness in Pharma – Equipment Guide

Hygienically designed floor and bench scales speed up cleaning processes and reduce the risk of cross-contamination. The free guide ‘Effective and Efficient Cleaning in Pharma’ details how features can contribute significantly to equipment hygiene. Learn about electro-polished stainless-steel surfaces and scale designs that eliminate hidden corners or exposed threads. See how hygienically designed weighing equipment…

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Pharmaceutical Solutions Guide

Ensuring quality in pharmaceutical production requires precise, accurate measurement across your operation. From R&D to production and from the quality lab to the packaging department, the right equipment ensure efficient, safe production. This guide covers a range of solutions to improve safety, quality and productivity from our partner, Mettler Toledo. To ensure quality in pharmaceutical…

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Efficient Weighing in Pharmaceutical Industry

Efficient Weighing in Pharmaceutical Industry

In the highly regulated pharmaceutical industry, whether in a general, R&D, production or QC facility, there is an intense focus on laboratory efficiency and productivity and, simultaneously, there are demanding GLP / GMP requirements to meet. This guide focuses on 5 typical applications and workflows in the pharma industry, where weighing plays an integral role:…

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Spectrophotemtry Applications and Fundamentals

Fundamentals of Spectrophotometry

Optical spectroscopy in the ultraviolet and visible (UV/VIS) light spectrum is one of the most common techniques for the physical characterization of fluids in a laboratory environment. Based on the absorption of light by a sample, it is widely used across a broad range of fields and applications in research, production and quality control.   UV/VIS…

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Performance Verification Checklist

Performance Verification Checklist

A typical pharmaceutical or biopharma production site utilizes scales and balances from material dispensing through quality control to packaging. These sensitive processes require high precision and consistency, and for that, a proper performance verification plan is key. The legally mandated periodic performance verification of each weighing instrument not only requires significant resources, but it also…

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Basics of Titration

Understanding Titration

Titration is used for quantitative analysis in a wide range of laboratory settings. Reliable results are dependent on selecting the correct titration technique for your application, and performing the chosen method in a correct, reproducible manner. This guide aims to provide a thorough understanding of the principles of titration, and the difference between analytical techniques.…

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Pharmaceutical Manufacturer Sets New Quality Standards

Pharmaceutical Manufacturer Sets New Quality Standards

The German pharmaceutical manufacturer Orthomol is leading the way in the field of orthomolecular nutritional medicine. For more than 25 years, the company has been developing and marketing an extensive range of food supplements such as balanced dosage and diagnosis-based micronutrient compositions which are available from dispensing chemists. Product development and production are governed by…

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10 Steps to Successful Micro-weighing

10 Steps to Successful Micro-weighing

With precious samples available only in the smallest quantities, you need to get your analyses right at the first time and ensure user safety at the same moment. To make the most of your valuable resources check out the tips and tricks in this brand new guide “10 Steps to Successful Micro-weighing”. Maximize the quality…

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