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Advancing the FDA’s Oversight of Drug Compounding

Last month, FDA commissioner Scott Gottlieb released a statement regarding the implementation of the Drug Quality and Security Act (DQSA) and section 503B of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. One of the limitations of these acts was in regards to the drug...

Furniture Tip-over Prevention Testing

With the potential for serious injuries and death, furniture tip-over prevention testing is a major concern for manufacturers and distributors of furniture products such as dressers, cribs, cabinets, and tables. According to a report made by the U.S. Consumer...

Furniture TIp-over Prevention Testing

What are Cell-Based Assays?

Cell-based assays are done to predict the response an organism will have to a drug, this is most often determined by measuring physiological response. These assays are commonly used to determine how likely a product is to achieve a specific biological effect. The...

Electron Microscopy: SEM and TEM Analysis

Analyses by Scanning Electron Microscopes and Transmission Electron Microscopes Today, we received a request from a company needing to outsource a laboratory for Electron Microscopy:  SEM and TEM Analysis. Both SEM and TEM are abbreviations for different forms of...

Scanning Electron Microscopy SEM

Biofuel Analysis and Testing

According to the National Biodiesel Board (NBB)'s website, Biodiesel is a fuel comprised of mono-alkyl esters of long-chain fatty acids derived from vegetable oils or animal fats and meeting the requirements of ASTM D 6751. The US Department of Energy's Alternative...

LED Lighting Products Testing

According to Maria Nadal in a US Government The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) article entitled "Following a New MAP for Solid-State Lighting,"  "new LED products only stay on the market for about 12 months, and the...

LED Lighting Testing

Laboratory Abbreviations List

Learn more about laboratory accreditations, laboratory certifications, laboratory registrations, laboratory licenses, laboratory standards, and laboratory methodologies. View Lab Test Requests | Submit Lab Test Requests A2LAEstablished in 1978 as a non-profit,...

Laboratory Microbe References and Definitions

Laboratory Microbe References and Definitions refer to the collection of standard terminology and definitions used in microbiology research and practice. Microbes, such as bacteria, viruses, fungi, and protozoa, are ubiquitous in the environment and play important...

Recycling Numbers | Plastics | FTC Recycling Guidelines

Have you ever noticed the number inside the recycling symbol on bottles or other plastic recyclables? Do you know what these recycling numbers mean? At the bottom of almost any plastic container, inside the recycling symbol is a small number between 1 and 7. Each...

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