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MEDICAL EQUIPMENT : DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT
When it comes to medical terms, it can be confusing to keep up with all the health care terms. As you age, there is one term that you will likely hear more than once – Durable Medical Equipment or DME. DME is a specific medical term used by insurance companies like Medicare and Medicaid.
LABORATORY CLEANING: BEST STERILIZATION METHODS FOR YOUR LAB
Sterilization is a process designed to destroy and remove all forms of life present in a specific area. This is accomplished by use of physical or chemical means. For example, Autoclaves, steam sterilize by high pressure and heat (250°F/121°C at the low end).
LABORATORIES – WHAT ARE GLOVE BOXES
An essential tool for researchers and scientists working in fields such as chemistry, materials science and biotechnology, a glovebox is a sealed container that is designed to allow one to manipulate objects where a separate atmosphere is desired. They create a stable, sealed environment for handling hazardous materials, chemicals, or samples that react readily with air
CLEANROOMS – TYPES OF AIR SHOWERS
An Air Shower is designed to function as a sort of gateway controller between your cleanroom and the rest of the world. When used properly, an air shower can cut down on a vast majority of potential contaminants and helps ensure that your product remains safe and uncontaminated.
CLEANROOMS – WHAT ARE AIR SHOWERS
Air Showers are chambers or tunnels used to decontaminate personnel via air jets as they enter or exit a cleanroom. These showers are placed at the entrances of cleanrooms or other controlled environments to secure the biggest containment breach, minimizing the danger to workers or products.