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A Guide To Contract Manufacturing

Lucy Bell-Young

26th February 2021

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When it comes to manufacturing, not every company has the resources, capacity or time to do it all cost effectively. Just as many businesses choose to outsource accounting or IT management, so do many companies outsource their manufacturing needs to a firm who can provide a more efficient production run, a faster turnaround,… Continue reading »

10 of the Most Entertaining Science Experiments in 2021

Lucy Bell-Young

24th February 2021

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For anyone with an interest in science that doesn’t have access to a lab, YouTube can be your best friend. Professional and amateur chemists all over the world post their science experiments on YouTube for viewers to be amazed and educated by. We’ve found some of the best science experiments on YouTube. Here… Continue reading »

Why Do Mentos React With Coca-Cola?

Lucy Bell-Young

17th February 2021

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The Coke-Mentos experiment is one of the most popular science experiments – and also one of the most well-known. It’s relatively easy to do because the materials are readily available: with nothing but a few Mentos and a bottle of Coke, you can trigger an immediate, explosive reaction, making this a very simple… Continue reading »

The Evolution of the Ampoule

Lucy Bell-Young

10th February 2021

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Brown glass ampoules

An ampoule is a sealed vial – most commonly made of glass – used to contain a small amount of a product. Modern day ampoules are useful for protecting the contained product from airborne contaminates due to the hermetical sealing process they undergo. Hermetically-sealed ampoules were not developed until the 1890’s, but the… Continue reading »

Watch Our New Cleaning Chemical Manufacturing Video

Lucy Bell-Young

5th February 2021

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If you need a bespoke cleaning chemical formulation or have a pre-existing formula you need to have made, our latest video on cleaning chemical manufacturing will show you exactly what our services include. From technical advice and a range of packaging options to custom label design and alternative raw materials, our new video… Continue reading »

Why Do We Need Vitamins?

Lucy Bell-Young

3rd February 2021

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We need vitamins because many of our metabolic processes wouldn’t be possible without them. Vitamins act as coenzymes that facilitate various biochemical reactions in our cells, such as protein synthesis. For instance, vitamin C is crucial in the synthesis of collagen, which is a structural component of the skin, bones, and muscles. Deficiency… Continue reading »

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