Born without a right leg, Tony Robles is a champion college wrestler from Arizona State University. In 2011, his senior year, he may well win the NCAA collegiate championship.
The terms critical cleaning and precision cleaning are often used interchangeably.
The highly anticipated revisions to the world’s bedrock cleanroom standards are now available from IEST, the Secretariat for ISO Technical Committee 209 (ISO/TC 209): Cleanrooms and associated controlled environments.
To a regulatory and compliance professional, FDA citations are a part of the landscape. Granted, no one welcomes such a situation, but ensuring regulatory compliance is the core of what we do on a daily basis.
Nice teams mistakenly believe that playing nice is what cooperation and teamwork are all about. They believe that getting along requires people to be nice to each other—all the time. They collectively believe the seven most common myths about nice teamwork.
Managers are the engines that turn intentions into performance and results. It has never been harder to be a middle manager and we need great middle management more than ever. Here are six thoughts on improving the lot and the role of the middle manager.
Sometimes, it is possible to select the appropriate extraction agent, by simply verifying the solubility of the soil in the extraction chemistry. However, soils may change chemically during the manufacturing process. Therefore, there is no substitute for pragmatic evaluation of extraction agents and protocols.
When giving employee evaluations, a manager should plan ahead, make copies for the employee and provide answers to particular performance issues.
There are several positive advantages of establishing and implementing an environmental monitoring program.
Controlled Environments made some great changes in 2010, with new additions and revamping of existing products ensuring we are constantly finding meaningful ways to get you the information you need when you need it.
This column updates the May column, in which I reported on a whipsaw (a lose-lose situation) faced by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
You don’t clean without energy. It takes energy to overcome the forces binding contaminants to the substrate.
Comparing features and benefits of cleanroom consumable products is confusing. How do I interpret the test values reported by each company to assure I am getting the right product for my cleanroom application?
Calculations suggest break-through from semiconductor bulk chemical distribution systems occurs in a matter of days and steady state permeation accounts for several milliliters of chemical loss each day.