A collaborative effort will identify the greatest challenges and opportunities for
food and agriculture science.
16 ; From ‘Evidence Protection’ to ‘Personal
Protection’: How To Keep Lab Analysts Safe
Personal protective equipment not only protects the evidence from forensic
analysts, but more importantly, it protects analysts from the evidence.
22 ; Paper: The Key to Chemical Analysis
A low-cost paper-based chemical analysis device that operates with only water is
making pharmaceutical screening outside of the lab possible.
24 ; New Utah Crime Lab Tackles Rape Kit Testing with
Two robotic systems have come to the aid of a crime lab experiencing a
heightened workload after the passage of a new state law.
26 ; Advanced Techniques Drive Ultra-fast Drug
Unique toxicological solutions are needed for forensic analysts to combat the rise
of drugs of abuse and novel psychoactive substances.
28 ; Building a Cleanroom in an Old Gold Mine
A cavern that was home to the first solar neutrino experiments in 1970 is now
being adapted to conduct the next generation of dark matter experiments.
32 ; If Your Lab’s Air is Clean, Why Change it?
A new study says a lab’s air is clean 99 percent of the time, suggesting lower flow
rates can be used, resulting in reduced energy and expenses.
Instrumentation & Equipment
12 ; Update on Liquid
13 ; Product News
Spectroscopy & Separations
15 ; Product News
Consumables & Supplies
18 ; Product News
Software & Hardware
20 ; Product News
6 ; Editorial
7 ; Hot Products
34 ; Last Word
35 ; Index