The Galaxy of Containment Devices


Robert K. Haugen, Ph.D. Director of Product and Technology Development Flow Sciences, Inc. ABSTRACT: The galaxy of laboratory containment devices is…


FSI and IsoTech Enter Strategic Alliance for Non-Sterile and Sterile Containment


Flow Sciences Inc., Leland, NC and Isotech Design, Montreal (Quebec) Canada announce the formation of a strategic business alliance. This will promote the sales…


Summary, Containment Testing of Saf T Flow Chemical Fume Hoods


DR. ROBERT HAUGEN Director of Product and Technology Development Robert K Haugen  currently designs chemical laboratory containment equipment and develops new…


Less Downtime, More Productivity: FSI Systems Cost of Ownership


  Flow Sciences, a leading provider of containment systems for laboratory, pilot plant, and manufacturing facilities, delivers low cost of ownership and high…


Stainless Steel Mettler Balance Enclosure


Application: Powder Weighing and Dispensing with Getinge La Calhene Alpha-Beta Ports   This stainless steel enclosure is designed for powder dispensing applications…


Stainless Steel Malvern 3000 Enclosure


Application: Small Volume Liquid Dispersion Analysis with Getinge La Calhene Alpha-Beta Ports   This stainless steel enclosure was designed for small volume…


Stainless Steel FTIR Enclosure


Application: Fourier Transform Infrared (FTIR) analysis with Getinge La Calhene Alpha-Beta Ports   This stainless steel enclosure was designed for Fourier Transform…


Thinking Outside the Box: 10 Considerations For Balance Stability


ABSTRACT: Stability of your weighing balance is paramount when it comes to collecting reliable data for project. As the old adage goes, “Anything that can go wrong will go wrong.”. Depending on the…


How Does the FSI Fume Hood Stack up on The Top Ten Lab Worker Needs?


Abstract: Lab Manager magazine1 recently published a feature entitled Survey Says. In this article was a section called “What You Need to Know Before Buying a Fume…


Perchloric Acid Fume Hoods: Questions & Answers


Abstract:   No technology in fume hood design is more unique or stranger than the perchloric acid fume hood. This white paper describes the utility of…


Venting Fume Hood Base Cabinets – A Better Way


ABSTRACT:   Frequently, customers have used fume hood exhaust to ventilate hood base cabinets. The author finds both the need for this practice and…


Red Lights and Green Lights – The Keys to Superior Containment in Compounding Applications


Abstract: In a previous White Paper 2, we reviewed in detail how Flow Sciences vented balance enclosures can allow accurate measurement of samples in…


Flow Sciences, Inc. Partners with Three Companies to Contain Lyophilization Process of New HPAPI


LELAND, NC, January 14, 2019 — On December 19, 2018; Allan W. Ader, Ph.D. (Safebridge Consultants, Inc.), and Richard Hirsh, CIH (Nektar Therapeutics) conducted a…


FSI Testing Performance – Laboratory Testing Services


LELAND, NC, December 18, 2018 —Flow Sciences, Inc. (FSI) evaluates and ensures that every enclosure shipped to their customer meets all relevant standards. FSI…


10 Worst Containment Engineering Mistakes


Abstract Engineering is a process to develop a design to solve a problem. In the world of containment engineering, careful premeditation is important to the completion…


Fume Hood Fires…Smoke, Heat, and (Finally) Illumination!


ABSTRACT: A fire breaks out in your fume hood. What do you do? Should you put it out? Should you run? Should you turn off the hood fan? Should you activate the…


Troubleshooting the FS1650 Alarm


If the FS1650 alarm is not operating properly, please use the following tips to identify and resolve the issue(s): At Start up, LED “GREEN”, audible alarm constantly…


Scale-Up Chemical Syntheses and Larger Fume Hoods: How History Inspires Present Realities


Abstract:     For years, there has been a demand for large fume hoods and other containment devices to handle bulky process equipment. Many types of…


Performance Validation by Third Party Industrial Hygienists


Flow Sciences, a leading provider of containment solutions for laboratory, pilot plant, and manufacturing facilities consults with third party industrial hygienists to conduct in-house…


Shipping, Assembling, and Installing Bulky Exhaust Equipment in a Lab Facility


FROM HERE THROUGH ON-SITE PREPARATION TO HERE Dr. Bob Haugen, Flow Sciences;…