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Cannabis Drying Racks and Secure Storage

Open wire shelving designs have some advantages for cannabis processing and harvesting. Hanging, drying, and storing benefit from easy access with a steady flow of air

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Cleanroom Fan Filter Replacement

When Should I Replace a Cleanroom Fan Filter? Pre-Filter Replacement Pre-filter media should be replaced every six months and inspected regularly. Pre-filters in gowning rooms

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Guide to USP <1072> Disinfectants & Sporicides

USP <1072> outlines decontamination practices for critical environments.In this post, we’ll outline the types of chemical disinfectants and sterilants used in cleanrooms and laboratories. This includes isopropyl alcohol, bleach, formaldehyde, hydrogen peroxide, and peracetic acid. 

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BenchPro Pre-configured Drawer and Tool Cabinets

BenchPro™ cabinets, drawers, and accessories are guaranteed for 25 years of use. This includes every component and every function. If you don’t see the perfect cabinet for your application, seek assistance by calling our sales specialists or get started online by using our custom cabinet configurator.

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ISO 7 Cleanroom Panel Cleaning & Maintenance

How to Clean Acrylic Panels Dusting Use one teaspoon of mild dishwashing detergent and a pint of water. Apply this solution with an atomizer or

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Cleanroom Fan Filter Units vs Air Handling Units

A cleanroom air handling unit (AHU) is a cornerstone of temperature, humidity, and pressurization within controlled environments. Today, modular fan filter units allow more adaptable configuration with simplified maintenance procedure. Both systems serve conditioned and filtered air throughout a cleanroom facility. 

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ESD Cleanrooms – Static Control for Medical Devices & Life Sciences PDF from Simco-Ion

Our friends at Simco-Ion sent us this brilliant guide to ESD cleanrooms design, principles, and other considerations. Download the PDF you’ll find case studies and technical information about how static charges influence particle retention and impact manufacturing outcomes in controlled environments. Below we’ve highlighted important ideas in relation to medical device cleanrooms and provide additional resources.

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Cleanroom Wipe Comparison – Woven Wipes and Absorbency – Pricing & Availability

Differing package sizes, bulk counts, edge types, material options, cloth size, weights, ISO class, substrates, ionic levels…comparing cleanroom wipes is mind numbing. 50% of leading cleanroom wipe advertisers don’t even offer prices online! Here’s the guide to buying cleanroom wipes that stay on-budget.

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3D Printing Fume Extractors for Odors and Particles

Does a HEPA filter capture ultrafine particles (UFPs). What toxins does 3D printing produce? Why should every 3D printer have both a activated carbon and HEPA filter?

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10 Rules for Choosing the Right Task Chair

How Do I Choose the Right Industrial Task Chair? If you’re not sure which chair to buy for your facility or commercial production environment, you

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Metro Wire Shelving – Finishes and Construction

When should you choose stainless steel over chrome? Learn more about Metro wire shelving finishes including black, MetroSeal, MetroMax, and solid steel shelves.

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7 Things to Do at SMTA 2018

SMTA is a great opportunity to catch up with electronics control assembly professionals from across the US, particularly the Midwest. Over four days of sessions, you’ll get insights from industry leaders that help you reduce defects and improve control processes:

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Self-Install ESD Flooring Kits

Over time, an ESD floor will incur wear and eventually require replacement. A contractor will likely recommend that the entire floor is replaced. But is there a better way? 

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M+A Matting Microluxx™ Dust Control Indoor Mat

M+A Matting produces an advanced version of the wiper mat called the Microluxx™. The surface excels at trapping and absorbing high levels of debris and moisture, retaining 2.5x more moisture than standard carpeted mats.

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Satellite Cleanrooms – Design, Garments, and Contamination

For communication satellites that remain within earth’s orbit, an ISO Class 6-8 cleanroom allows sufficient particle and contaminant control. Cleanroom engineers design each space so that particles from production surfaces are whisked away from critical components. A combination of softwall production areas and hardwall cleanroom facilities provide isolation of critical tasks.

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Metro Shelving Accessories Buyers Guide

View the Metro shelving accessories buyers guide. We’ve compiled the entire collection of Metro accessories onto one page for your convenience.

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2018 USP Sterile Compounding Revisions

First published in 2004, USP Chapter <797> has undergone proposed revisions as of July 2018. These revisions are now available for public comment.

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How Often Does a Particle Counter Require Recalibration?

For ISO 14644 compliance, all particle counting equipment requires a calibration certificate.

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New Accuform Manufacturing Signage

Are you in compliance? Do you qualify for an exemption? Generic signage no longer adheres to recent Proposition 65 updates. Custom order Accuform signage is now available from PAC. Our specialists tailor hazard signage for your storage, entrance, and production areas.

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