In color psychology, blue is often cited as an appetite suppressant. Research suggests that eating light-colored food off a dark blue plate encourages people to eat less. But when it comes to foodservice, blue has a much different meaning: safety.
Rechargeable batteries have become much more important, with demand likely to surge for decades to come. For battery manufacturing, scales may not be the first piece of equipment that comes to mind, but they play a crucial role in the process. In this blog, we’ll look at two of the most common rechargeable battery types, how they’re manufactured and where scales come into play during that process.
Quality control is an essential part of maintaining data integrity and that includes keeping your lab balance in proper working order. Accurate weighing results are critical in research and manufacturing. In some applications, inaccurate weighing results could compromise not only data, but also become a safety risk.
Platform scales can be found nearly anywhere: factories, shipping and receiving departments, mailrooms, warehouses and loading docks use them to weigh large, bulky or oversized items, including boxes, shipping crates, pallets, barrels, drums and luggage. In this post, we’ll walk you through one of the harder questions you may have to ask yourself: how do I choose the right platform scale?
Environmental scientists focus on the planet and the environment, but what does that have to do with scales? Laboratory balances play a critical role in weighing soil, water, vegetation, metals and waste. They’re used to measure key factors in soil, water, air and vegetation to improve sustainability, conservation and predictions of environmental shifts like global climate change.
Silk – derived from the cocoons of silk moths and one of the oldest fabrics known to mankind – is considered one of the most luxurious fabrics in the world. Besides comfort, it offers benefits to your hair and skin, as well as helping to regulate body temperature.