World Water Day 2018 – let’s get involved!

Posted on: March 12, 2018

World Water Day is an annual event celebrated on 22nd March, worldwide. The issues of clean water, sanitation and hygiene facilities in developing countries aren’t directly associated with unnecessary water loss in a laboratory in London for example, but we only have so much fresh water to go around.  This is something we feel that everyone is responsible for and we can all make a difference.  Continue reading

Dr Nicholas White team testing of CondenSyn

Serious testing of the CondenSyn

Posted on: June 17, 2016

“….. It was decided to test the CondenSyn under relatively tough conditions, as close as possible to those used in a typical laboratory synthesis. A 100 mL round bottomed flask containing 50 mL of a given solvent was heated to a temperature 10% higher than the stated boiling point of the solvent for 24 hours under bubbling nitrogen gas. ….” Continue reading

Asynt CondenSyn waterless air condenser for chemistry laboratory

The magic of CondenSyn: Lauren Turner, University of Hull

Posted on: April 13, 2016

Lauren Turner of the University of Hull takes an objective look at CondenSyn: “The CondenSyn is the perfect tool for practical chemistry; it allows you to put on multiple reactions using a water-less condenser, which means you use less water and it takes up less space as there is no tubing required….” Continue reading