From fresh pine to warm cinnamon, the holiday season is filled with delicious and memory-evoking scents. But perhaps one of the most iconic of Christmastime smells is that of frankincense. Oftentimes described as a sweet and woody scent with notes of lemon, frankincense is an aromatic resin that’s extracted from the bark of Boswellia trees. […]
Every manufacturer knows that the risk of product contamination is present at every stage of the production process. From improper removal of cleaning agents to dirty production lines, product contamination can not only cause costly production delays, but also more serious consequences such as expensive product recalls and bad PR if the contaminant isn’t found […]
From troubleshooting contamination on a manufactured part to conducting competitive research to build better products, materials testing is becoming an increasingly important part of doing business these days. But as the old adage goes, time is money. Most quality control and product development professionals don’t have access to an on-site materials testing lab — but […]
All manufacturers know that product contamination is a risk at any stage of the production process. However, when a contamination issue does arise, it can sometimes be difficult to pinpoint the exact source—and that’s where we aim to help. At Innovatech Labs, our team of scientists have been performing a broad range of analytical lab […]
From designing pacemakers safe for MRI machines to 3D printed medical implants, the medical device industry keeps raising the stakes, with companies working hard to develop cutting-edge technology that saves lives and improves quality of life. But innovation takes relentless effort, as well as constant testing and analysis to ensure the safety and function of […]
To say that plastics are a modern essential would be a profound understatement. From the toys our children play with to the packaging on our favorite frozen pizza, modern plastics touch nearly every facet of our daily lives. But in recent years, consumers have become increasingly concerned about the environmental and health impacts of plastics. […]
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