Critical Features of a UV Photoreactor

Critical Features of a UV Photoreactor

Posted on: April 4, 2023

Photochemistry is an important discipline concerned with the chemical processes induced by light absorption. The applications of photochemical processes are myriad, ranging from air and water purification to surface disinfection,

5 Benefits of a Single Position Heating Block

5 Benefits of a Single Position Heating Block

Posted on: March 14, 2023

A single position heating block is designed as an alternative equipment to an oil bath and is suitable for single reactions conducted in round-bottom flasks.

Bespoke reaction vessels

When you Might Need a Bespoke Reaction Vessel

Posted on: January 31, 2023

Some applications require more than a standard vessel, which is why in this blog post, we’ll look at when you might need a bespoke reaction vessel.

What is green flow chemistry?

What is “Green” Flow Chemistry?

Posted on: December 15, 2022

“Green” chemistry is an approach that aims to reduce or eliminate pollution and specifically uses chemicals and processes that are sustainable and have minimal hazardous impact on the environment. By

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How Much of Flow Chemistry is an Engineering Task?

Posted on: November 23, 2022

Flow chemistry is a very interesting paradigm in the modern lab. It involves the induction of chemical reactions by pumping solutions through tubing at controlled flow rates. Unlike batch chemistry,

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A Guide to Flow Chemistry Equipment

Posted on: November 4, 2022

Flow chemistry swaps flasks for fluidics: replacing the tools of conventional “batch” processing with flow chemistry equipment that handles continuous streams of reactants and products. Carrying out a lab-scale synthesis

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Three Methods of Solvent Evaporation

Posted on: August 9, 2022

Solvent evaporation occurs routinely in nature when water gains energy, often as heat, and transitions from a liquid state into a gaseous one. Thermal molecular agitation is what underlies this

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Saving Time and Money with Pilot Scale Process Chemistry

Posted on: July 20, 2022

Pilot-scale manufacturing is a valuable precursor to full-scale production. It ensures a cost-effective approach to research and development (R&D), scale-up, and eventual commercial production of key drug compounds. Generally, pilot

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Key Applications of a Liquid Nitrogen Generator

Posted on: May 25, 2022

As nitrogen is an abundant gas in the atmosphere, liquid nitrogen is frequently used as a cryogenic refrigerant. The widespread availability of nitrogen means that large quantities can be easily

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What is a Rotary Evaporator?

Posted on: February 14, 2022

Rotary evaporators (rotovaps) are devices employed for removing solvents efficiently via the process of evaporation. The rotary evaporation process is one of the most widely used methods of solvent evaporation due to its optimal extraction and distillation performance.