Should you outsource your laboratory testing or research and development (R&D) services? Outsourcing is the process of using another company’s processes to complete a portion or all of your services….
The Therapeutic Goods Administration, or TGA is a division of the Australian Government Department of Health. The TGA is responsible for regulating therapeutic goods, like prescription medicines, vaccines, sunscreens, vitamins and minerals, medical devices, blood and blood products.
ADME (absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion) studies are designed to investigate how a chemical is processed by an organism.
Horseradish Peroxidase (HRP) Assays detects horseradish peroxidase enzymatic activity by color change. Horseradish peroxidase (HRP) assays are a versatile laboratory testing tool that can be used to detect and quantify…
Colored pencils and pens are a staple school supply for students around the world and of all ages. However, not all pencils and pens are created equal in terms of quality, durability, and color performance. To ensure consistency and reliability, manufacturers and consumers rely on laboratory testing methods such as the ASTM D6901-15 standard.
We received this request yesterday at Contract Laboratories! Diet supplements are always a popular industry, but egg yolks are a unique testing medium! let’s spotlight this test request and dig a little deeper into IgY assays.
Amazon, the second-largest employer in the U.S., was cited by OSHA for failure to comply with several safety regulations, and allowing hazardous conditions for warehouse workers.
EN 16738:2015 is a European safety standard that addresses the emission of combustible air fresheners, including candles and incense. It describes testing methods to evaluate the release of Volatile Organic Compounds, or VOC’s from these products and ensures that they comply with safety regulations.
As the summer heat blazes on here in central Ontario, more and more requests are submitted to Contract Laboratory for sunscreen and sun protection testing. It is extremely important to…
It is no surprise that pet owners want the best for their furry family members, and that extends to all areas of their care! Yesterday at Contract Laboratories, we received…