Chemicals

REACH Registration of Consumer Products

Today Contract Laboratory received the following test request, “Laboratory needed that can perform all individual testing for REACH registration of a personal care product specifically the analytical testing for product […]

Chemicals

What is Ames Testing?

Today, Contract Laboratory received a request from a company for Ames Testing. The Ames test is an assay used throughout the world done using bacteria to detect chemical substances that […]

Chemicals

Textile Testing to Oeko-Tex Standard 100

Oeko-Tex Standard 100 is a worldwide certification for textiles such as yarns, fabrics, buttons, linens, terry cloth, thread, and other accessory materials, developed in 1992 that tests for harmful substances […]

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Labeling of Hazardous Art Materials Act | LHAMA

The Labeling of Hazardous Art Materials Act, or LHAMA, exists to ensure art materials are free of potentially dangerous chemicals, substances, and other potential hazards. This act requires that all […]

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93 Chemicals in Cigarettes | Tobacco Product

By now it is standard knowledge that chemicals in cigarettes and other tobacco containing products are dangerous. Due to their dangerous nature, the FDA requires tobacco producers to report the […]

Chemicals

Manufacturing Maintenance, Repair, and Operations (MRO)

During the holidays, many manufacturers shut down their lines for thorough annual cleaning, repairs, and maintenance. This maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) also involves fixing any mechanical or electrical issues, […]

Chemicals

OECD Testing

Today, a Pharmaceutical Company submitted a request needing a toxicology laboratory  to perform an OECD Toxicology Study to OECD 431. OECD 431 is for the In Vitro Skin Corrosion: Human […]