Alex Henderson

5th October 2021

Centrifuge training: the importance of centrifuge training for your laboratory staff

A centrifuge is a core piece of laboratory equipment, which can be found in laboratories across the UK and beyond. But how much […]
1st September 2021

ATEX certified refrigerators: what is ATEX certification and why do you need an ATEX certified refrigerator?

Laboratory refrigerators can be used to store all sorts of items. From biological samples to temperature sensitive vaccines, the possibilities are endless. Furthermore, […]
3rd August 2021

Laboratory freezers: Which one is right for me?

It can be an overwhelming task buying a laboratory freezer. There is a wide range of brands out there, all with their own […]
6th July 2021

UKAS fridge calibration: Three reasons why you may need it

UKAS fridge calibration: Why is it needed? It is important to know that fridge temperature calibration comes in two forms. The first is […]
9th June 2021

Hawo 680 heat sealer review

It has been some time since we last reviewed a heat sealer. Way back in January 2020, we reviewed the Hawo’s flagship NanoPak […]
4th May 2021

How to do temperature mapping. A beginner’s step-by-step guide.

Temperature mapping protocols will vary between the individuals unique requirements. However, the process does not need to be complicated. In this month’s blog, […]
1st April 2021

Hettich Mikro 185 Centrifuge Review

Hettich Mikro 185 centrifuge overview The Hettich Mikro 185 centrifuge is a powerful micro centrifuge designed to spin 1.5/2ml ‘Eppendorf’ type tubes in […]
5th March 2021

Top 5 things to consider when choosing a centrifuge service provider

Keeping your centrifuges in tip-top condition is paramount, especially now when most labs are busier than ever. There is a myriad of different […]
3rd February 2021

Hettich Rotofix 32A centrifuge review

It has been some time since I last did a centrifuge product review in this blog, so it is high time that we […]
3rd January 2021

Five questions to ask when buying a used centrifuge

Sometimes buying a new centrifuge is not an option. Budget constraints can mean that a new device is just not viable. Indeed, if […]
1st December 2020

CO2 data loggers by Eupry: A first look

Hot off the press, Eupry have just announced this month a CO2 data logger which will be added to their range in January […]
13th November 2020

Guide to choosing the right vaccine fridge/freezer

Earlier this week, we learnt that a COVID-19 vaccine had been developed by Pfizer and BioNTech. Preliminary tests show that it can prevent […]