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September 09, 2020

What Is ASHRAE 110?

Chemical fume hoods are an integral part of laboratory safety, and a malfunctioning hood could prove disastrous to workers interacting with dangerous chemicals and fumes. A trade organization called…

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July 10, 2020

Understanding Purity And The Types Of Water Used In A Laboratory

No matter what type of work is done in a laboratory, it’s almost certain that lab water is required to carry out certain processes. Due to the sensitive nature of laboratory work — and the need for…

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June 03, 2020

What Is Autoclave Sterilization?

By: Alex Taylor, Senior Project Manager

What is autoclave sterilization? The simplest explanation is that it is a highly effective method of sterilizing and disinfecting objects through the use of heat — in the form of steam — plus…

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June 02, 2020

The Importance Of Testing Lab Safety

By: Kyle Mulder, Associate Training and Technical Manager

Professionals in industries such as medical device manufacturing, biotechnology, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, nanotechnology and more are conducting some of the most vital work in testing labs.…

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April 26, 2020

Lab Decontamination Challenges

By: Beau Crowley, Director of Decommissioning

If you are planning to reopen a lab after the Covid-19 crisis, please contact us and we are happy to help. Lab decontamination is an important…

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February 06, 2020

What To Consider When Relocating Your Laboratory

By: Beau Crowley, Director of Decommissioning

Moving is seldom a stress-free process. That’s especially true when attempting to relocate a laboratory. While moving the contents of your home may be challenging enough, relocating a laboratory —…

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January 30, 2020

How To Close A Laboratory Facility

By: Beau Crowley, Director of Decommissioning

Running a safe, compliant laboratory can be challenging enough. But what if you need to quickly learn how to close a lab? Decommissioning…

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January 20, 2020

TSS Decommissioning Services

By: Beau Crowley, Director of Decommissioning

TSS is a marketplace leader providing comprehensive decommissioning, decontamination, lab closure, and relocation services to mitigate liability and assure compliance. Our team of Project Managers,…

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January 13, 2020

Large Scale Decontaminations

By: Alex Taylor, Senior Project Manager

Large scale decontaminations may be required for many different reasons – for example, a planned lab shutdown may include a space decontamination to facilitate planned maintenance, or an unplanned…

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December 31, 2019

Viable Environmental Monitoring

By: Morgan Hulsey, Director of Validation & Commissioning

Viable environmental monitoring provides critical information towards understanding the relative cleanliness of the sampled environment. Typically, viable airborne and surface data is collected to…

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