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Chemical compatibility is frankly a subject of dread. And for good reason. Here is a database of chemical compatibilities. And here is a chart that gives a short version: The ones you really want to watch out for are H & … Continue reading Basics of chemical compatibility
I’ve been clear about my horror of meetings. And yet, they remain an occupational hazard for the lab manager. Committee meetings, interdepartmental meetings, meetings with the team… they multiply like locusts. And yet we cannot do without them. Here are … Continue reading Staying sane during meetings
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