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Toxicology

Toxicology is a branch of science that deals with the nature, effects, and detection of poisons. Poisons are bioactive substances that cause toxic effects in living systems. Poisons can be found everywhere; at work, at home, and...

Cannabis Testing

With great speed, cannabis is making its way to mainstream. With that attention…comes guidelines to ensure the production of quality stuff. Just like in the auto industry, Quality Standards, such as FOCUS are already making their way into the oversight of cannabis...

ARC SCIENTIFIC What is Mass Spectrometry?

Mass Spectrometry is a global scientific method used in testing several key areas important to modern society. Perhaps most notably, it is used to: Detect Coronavirus; Determine presence of harmful Pesticides; Sequence DNA birth defects; and show Greenhouse Gas...

Corona Virus Testing

  Types of Tests | Equipment Used | What You Need To Know FDA Fast Tracks New Tests ID NOW is the second test to receive Emergency Use Authorization from the FDA to test for COVID-19. On March 27th the FDA pushed through the second and fastest available molecular...

9 Tips for Selling Used Lab Equipment

Here are some tips if you are planning on selling used lab equipment. As your lab makes advancements or matures, equipment will need to be upgraded or replaced. Similarly, if you are shutting down your lab operation, you may be interested in selling used lab...

Mass Spec Market

A quick inquiry from an online search engine about “Used Mass Spectrometers” brings a staggering list of results. The Mass Spectrometers (Mass Spec) market is valued at almost five billion dollars and experts believe that number is set to go up by fifty percent in the...

What is High-Performance Liquid Chromatography?

Chromatography is a chromatographic laboratory technique for the separation of a mixture, and there are several different types of chromatography, such as column chromatography, paper chromatography, gas chromatography and high-performance liquid chromatography, which...