Product Focus: Glove Boxes
As common as they are in industries ranging from biology to pharmaceuticals to semiconductors, glove boxes are unique among lab equipment in that they have not been “dumbed down.”
That, says Bob Applequist, product manager at Labconco (Kansas City, MO), is because of the nature of processes that go on inside, and the skills required to keep product and operator safe. “Glove boxes are hands-on devices. There’s no such thing as a glove box with pushbutton operation.” Users must be proficient not only in glove box operation and cleaning, but in the processes happening within the unit.
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