October 1, 2020
Understanding Calibration Requirements for Digital Data Loggers
We are living in an increasingly data-driven society. Each day, over 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are produced. It’s estimated that there will be more than 1.7 MB of data generated each second for every human on Earth by the end of 2020. Having accurate, high-quality data becomes increasingly important each year, as well. This is true no matter whatRead More
March 12, 2020
What Are A2LA Accredited Labs and What Do They Do?
In August of 2019, the CDC shut down operations at a lab dedicated to the study of Ebola, smallpox, and other deadly diseases after discovering containment leaks. Alarming as the leaks were, they were hardly unique. Dangerous bioagents and toxins escaped labs across the United States more than 700 times between 2004 and 2010. In 11Read More
January 25, 2019
Measure for Measure: What is Calibration and Why Is It Important for Your Lab?
The word “calibrate” dates back only a couple hundred years, but the concept of calibration is actually far older. Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia had their own systems of calibration that they used in construction. Today, calibration is often used in research labs to ensure accurate data. But what is calibration, how does it work, and why doesRead More
January 4, 2019
Your Guide to Choosing an Instrument Calibration Services Provider
As someone who works in a controlled lab, you appreciate the attention to detail. Running your daily operations is a matter of accuracy and efficiency. When you consider outsourcing for instrument calibration, you know to take the matter seriously. You need to hire an instrument calibration provider you can truly trust. Certifications in calibration services are only partRead More
September 9, 2015
Can You Trust Your Temperature Monitoring System?
The idea behind utilizing temperature monitoring systems is to have a platform that makes temperature monitoring simple, accurate, and efficient. The simplicity and efficiency can speak for themselves, but how can you be sure that your temperature monitoring system is accurate? The Importance of Calibration Calibration is essentially the process that makes temperature monitoring systemsRead More