Cleanrooms

The deadline to apply to speak at the 2018 Laboratory Design Conference, organized by sister publications of Controlled Environments, is TODAY ... submit your entry before it's too late!
9:26am
1.15.2018
The deadline to apply to speak at the 2018 Laboratory Design Conference, organized by sister publications of Controlled Environments, is just three days away ... submit your entry now!
9:39am
1.12.2018
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In its fourth year, the Readers’ Choice competition highlights the cleanroom equipment and tools that readers of Controlled Environments judge most effective and trusted in their work.
12:00am
1.11.2018
The deadline to apply to speak at the 2018 Laboratory Design Conference, organized by sister publications of Controlled Environments, is only a few days away ... submit your entry now!
11:01am
1.5.2018
The editors of Advantage Business Media’s Science brands wish you a very happy, healthy, and joyous holiday season.
by Controlled Environments staff
11:44am
12.22.2017
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The editors of Laboratory Design and R...
9:52am
12.14.2017
The staff of the 2018 Laboratory Design Conference is seeking qualified lab design professionals interested in sharing their experience and knowledge as a member of its faculty. Hurry - the Early Bird deadline is Friday, Dec. 8!
8:53am
12.7.2017
It’s December, which means that the holiday gift-buying season is in full swing. Need some help finding the perfect gift for an aficionado of science, technology, engineering, or math? Controlled Environments has you covered!
12:03pm
12.6.2017
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The staff of the 2018 Laboratory Design Conference is seeking qualified lab design professionals interested in sharing their experience and knowledge as a member of its faculty. Hurry - the Early Bird deadline is coming up quick!
12:10pm
11.30.2017
Cortec Corp. has developed an electrostatic dissipative paper to protect electronic parts from static charge and corrosion while enabling a more efficient work process.
11:51am
11.17.2017
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As another year draws to a close, it’s time to take a look back at the articles and topics that have been of the most interest to the readers of Controlled Environments throughout 2017.
11:35am
11.17.2017
Tips and tricks for your inaugural cleanroom visit.
by Tara Behal, SNS Nano Fiber Technology LLC
4:57pm
11.16.2017
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Selecting the right horizontal- or vertical-flow bench for your application.
by Kevin Weist, Clean Air Products
4:32pm
11.16.2017
The thought of using a garment once and throwing it away may seem like an expensive option for your cleanroom operations, but do you know the risks of using launderable garments within your critical processes?
by Nina Helme, Connect 2 Cleanrooms
4:24pm
11.16.2017
A cleanroom that is functionally and promotes collaborative research needs to be a total cleanroom — one that addresses ALL forms of contamination that are detrimental to the intended use of the space.
by Greg Owen, PE, Jacobs
4:09pm
11.16.2017
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Efficiency, lower costs, and optimization strategies are the focal points of today’s energy landscape.
by Greg Burgess, CxA, CEM, LEED AP, SMRT Architects and Engineers
9:56am
11.16.2017
The editors of Laboratory Design and R...
12:31pm
11.15.2017
The University of Chicago’s Pritzker Nanofabrication Facility, completed in 2015, has an ISO Class 5 cleanroom which specializes in advanced lithographic processing of hard and soft materials.
10:01am
11.15.2017
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Mitigate risks and safeguard your particle count data.
by Jason Kelly, Lighthouse Worldwide Solutions
1:00pm
11.14.2017
The staff of the 2018 Laboratory Design Conference, sponsored by sister publications of Controlled Environments, is seeking qualified lab design professionals interested in sharing their experience and knowledge as a member of their faculty.
1:28pm
11.13.2017
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Common equipment maintenance issues often included in the owner’s manual that get lost in our plug-and-play world.
by Michael Wilson, AFFLINK
9:20am
11.13.2017
As each year comes to a close, I like to take a look back at the stories that resonated most with Controlled Environments readers throughout the year.
11:43am
11.10.2017
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A young boy named Hassan has received a new lease on life, thanks to skin transplants developed in a German cleanroom.
12:38pm
11.9.2017
After three days of deliberation, jurors in the federal trial of cleanroom pharmacist Glenn Chin — accused of having a hand in a 2012 meningitis outbreak that killed over 60 people — have come to a decision on his fate.
9:07am
10.26.2017
A specialized cleanroom was designed and built to reveal — or rule out — a possible explanation for why the universe favors matter over antimatter.
by Glenn Roberts Jr., Berkeley Lab
12:43pm
10.23.2017
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Lawyers in the trial of Glenn Chin, the supervisory pharmacist said to be involved in the 2012 meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people and sickened more than 700 others, have delivered their closing arguments as Chin faces possible conviction for...
12:49pm
10.20.2017
The organizers of the 2018 Laboratory Design Conference have announced the date and location for the 17th annual conference, presented by Laboratory Design and R...
10:22am
10.17.2017
The unique design of HEMCO's UniFlow SE Dual Entry Hood features safety glass sashes front and rear that allows observers a clear view as well as easy access to procedures.
2:30am
10.17.2017
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Controlled Environments accepts non-commercial articles on topics pertaining to all aspects of cleanroom design and operation as well as contamination detection, control, and technology in these markets.
11:13am
10.13.2017
The quality control agent in charge of environmental monitoring in the New England Compounding Center’s cleanroom testified that her email to the supervising pharmacist — which expressed concern that lab technicians had not completed reading the...
1:20pm
10.11.2017
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Where dust spells doom, UCalgary's Microsystems Hub a safe space.
by Michael Platt, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary
10:07am
10.11.2017
The Germfree Mobile Pharmacy Trailer, recently profiled in Controlled Environments, was on display at the 2017 ISPE Boston Product Showcase in Foxborough, Mass.
1:36pm
10.5.2017
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If you’re considering a laminar-flow clean bench to meet ISO or other manufacturing standards for particulate control, here is what you need to know to select the right horizontal- or vertical-flow bench for your application.
by Kevin Weist, Clean Air Products
10:27am
10.4.2017
Emails between Barry Cadden and Glenn Chin discussed issues such as shipping drugs before they’d been tested, the use of expired ingredients, and sending out drugs that had never undergone testing in the first place.
12:52pm
10.3.2017
Grieve's No. 971 is an electrically-heated, 500ºF (257ºC) Class 100 cleanroom cabinet oven, currently used to sterilize glassware at the customer’s facility.
2:09am
10.2.2017
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STERIS Corp. offers its VHP® DC-A atmospheric pass-through chambers for material transfer, designed for use in aseptic drug manufacturing and laboratory research facilities.
8:53am
9.28.2017
The defense attorney for a pharmacist accused of second-degree murder argued that his client was just following his boss’s orders, while a federal prosecutor countered that the pharmacist showed a callous disregard for human life when he shipped out...
12:01pm
9.27.2017
Glenn A. Chin, the supervisory pharmacist said to be involved in the 2012 meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people and sickened more than 700 others, is now facing federal trial. Chin’s trial comes six months after Barry J. Cadden, former co-owner...
12:29pm
9.19.2017
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Some helpful tips and tricks for working in a cleanroom facility.
by Ron Perry, RPA Cleanroom Products
4:02pm
9.15.2017
The continued expansion of life sciences research in laboratory and medical facilities has dramatically boosted the demand for nitrogen and carbon dioxide for use in sample growth applications.
3:56pm
9.15.2017
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