The use of natural gas for Bunsen burners in a microbiological laboratory has long been an accepted practice over the years. This practice has also carried over to use within a Biological Safety Cabinet (BSC). However, Bunsen burners within BSC's do present some inherent problems and are not needed or recommended unless deemed absolutely necessary.
[Bulletin] Chemo Pad Containment Capability of a Biosafety Cabinet
Performance capabilities of a NuAire biosafety cabinet (BSC) using a chemotherapy pad on the worksurface.
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[Brochure] LabGard AIR NU-543 Class II, Type A2 Biosafety Cabinet
LabGard AIR Model NU-543 Class II, Type A2 Biosafety Cabinet provides long lasting personnel, product, and environmental protection through advanced construction techniques and electronic controls.
[Bulletin] Clarifying the Class II, Type C1 Biosafety Cabinet
The Class II, Type C1 Biosafety Cabinet (BSC) is similar to a Type B1 regarding airflow pattern. The Type C1 has a portion of the work surface to exhaust air.
[Infographic] Biosafety Cabinet Operating Label
Learn the proper use procedures from start up to shut down when using your Biosafety Cabinet.
Delivery and Setup for your Pharmacy Isolator
Watch what items you should check off your list once your pharmacy isolator arrives at your loading dock.
[Infographic] 5 Biosafety Cabinet Reminders
We asked NIH National Biosafety and Biocontainment Fellows what some of the most common mistakes made when working with a Biosafety Cabinet.
[Infographic] Hazardous Drug Biosafety Cabinet Operating Procedure
When working in your biosafety cabinet with hazardous drugs it is important to learn the proper procedure from beginning to end.
[Infographic] 10 Tips for Working Safely in the laboratory with Your Biosafety Cabinet
Good technique when working within a Class II Biosafety Cabinet will minimize air turbulence and prevent splatter or unwanted spread of aerosols.
[ebook] 10 Steps to Cleaning a Spill in a Biosafety Cabinet
It happens at some point to even the most seasoned laboratory technician that a spill occurs within the Biosafety Cabinet (BSC). Here are a few steps to cleaning a spill in a BSC.
[White Paper] Facility and Engineering Controls Using USP 800 Guidelines
The focus of this article is to discuss the details for consideration of a good working design of a USP 800 compliant compounding lab.
[Video] Changing Gloves on your Compounding Aseptic Containment Isolator
Changing gloves on your Compounding Aseptic Containment Isolator must be done on a routine basis. Follow these simple steps to safely change your CACI gloves.
Airflow in a Negative Pressure Compounding Aseptic Containment Isolator
Airflow in a negative pressure compounding aseptic containment isolator (CACI) is designed to keep you safe.
Testing Your Adjustable Base Stand
Testing the adjustable base stand of your new pharmacy isolator is a great way to ensure your product is workly correctly.
[Video] Pharmacy Isolator First Air Sterility
Maintain sterility in your PharmaGard isolator by avoiding disrupting air over items located on the work surface.
LabGard NU-500 Series Control Systems
Work in a safer environment with NuAire electronics monitoring and controlling your work environment.
LabGard NU-500 Series Ergonomics
Minimize workplace injuries working the comfort of a LabGard Biosafety Cabinet.
[Video] LabGard Biosafety Cabinet Construction
LabGard Biosafety Cabinets (BSCs) are constructed to last longer keeping you and your laboratory safe.
Introducing the LabGard 500 Series Biosafety Cabinet
The LabGard NU-500 Series Class II Biosafety Cabinets from NuAire provide you the very best in design, ergonomics, and technology.
[Bulletin] Camera Usage in a Biosafety Cabinet and Pharmacy Isolator
NuAire offers general guidance to aid in the selection of camera systems that can be mounted on or near your primary engineering controls.
[Bulletin] Impact of Class II Biosafety Cabinet Downflow Velocity on Cross Contamination
The result of lower Biosafety Cabinet downflow velocities result in a higher level of sample cross-contamination using traditional work practice guidelines.
[Bulletin] Movement and Re-certification of a Biosafety Cabinet