Category Archives: laboratory

Regulatory Temperature Compliance

Written by: Rachel Best   Temperature Monitoring is a federal requirement that hospitals, labs, and kitchens should have temperature monitoring equipment and be compliant with the regulations on temperature monitoring for them to operate legally. Federal entities like the FDA and … Continue reading

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TempGenius Alert Schedule

The key to Temperature monitoring is not just observation but action. With event alerting through the TempGenius system we provide escalating event alerts when our sensors read temperatures that are outside of a specified temperature range for a specified time … Continue reading

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Staying Frozen but Vitrified

What do you do when you want to put something into long-term frozen storage without worrying about being damaged by the formation of ice crystals?  You need a constant temperature below minus thirty degrees Celsius. Laboratories use ultra-low freezers to … Continue reading

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Thermosensor Calibration

They say a broken clock will tell the correct time twice a day. A thermometer will only measure the correct temperature if it calibrated correctly. Thermosensors must be calibrated if you want the right temperature reading each time. Thermometers are … Continue reading

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TempGenius Dashboard Summer 2018 Update

New features have been added to the TempGenius Dashboard as we continue to evolve with the goal of meeting or exceeding regulatory requirements our customers are subject to. Most recently, we have added a Range Column to the dashboard.  The … Continue reading

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Keeping it warm with CO2 Incubators

Temperature Monitoring is not always about keeping materials cool, it can also be about keeping materials warm. Vitro is an experiment that replicates the process of living organisms.  Tissue cultures are grown in a laboratory over time in an environment … Continue reading

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Accuracy of Pressure

General George S. Patton once said that “Pressure makes diamonds.” From a forklift’s hydraulic pressure to the differential pressure of a diving submarine, in many industries pressure measurement is essential to operations and being able to do it accurately is … Continue reading

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Cryogenic Storage with Vapor and Liquid Nitrogen

Cryogenics sounds like science fiction but it is a widely used way of supercooling materials. Cryogenic Freezers have used liquid nitrogen (LN2) because of the standard for semipermanent cryogenic storage and preservation of biological materials for over sixty years.  Initially, … Continue reading

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