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The Chemistry Behind Sugar

Lucy Bell-Young

11th November 2020

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The chemistry of sugar

As a staple household item and common food additive, not many of us think about the chemistry behind sugar when this sweet confection is brought up. Instead, images of its fine, crystalline grains, or tightly compacted cubes spring to mind. However, the everyday sugar you add to your cup of tea or baking… Continue reading »

How To Become An Analytical Chemist

Lucy Bell-Young

9th November 2020

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Analytical scientist measuring samples in glass test tubes

Becoming an analytical chemist is no easy feat. In addition to earning a degree in chemistry, biochemistry, or any other chemistry-related field, you must also master all the skills and techniques necessary to gain precise qualitative and quantitative data from chemical substances. If you’re interested in how to become an analytical chemist, this… Continue reading »

Watch Our New Chemical Manufacturing Video

Lucy Bell-Young

6th November 2020

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People working in chemical manufacturing facility

We’ve recently released a brand new video that shows you how our chemical manufacturing service can meet your needs by taking you behind-the-scenes of ReAgent’s state-of-the-art factory. Whether you’re interested in how a leading chemical manufacturing company operates or are simply curious about how we do things, now’s your chance to take a… Continue reading »

Pharmaceutical Packaging Rules & Regulations

Lucy Bell-Young

4th November 2020

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pharmaceutical-packaging

The rules and regulations for pharmaceutical packaging have been designed to prevent outside contaminants from entering the products. According to these standards, packaging for pharmaceuticals must also be compatible with the substance it holds. The forms that pharmaceutical packaging can take vary from ampoules, syringes, and blister packs, to medicine bottles, nasal sprays,… Continue reading »

How To Become A Chemical Engineer In The UK

Lucy Bell-Young

28th October 2020

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Chemical engineer with safety helmet in front of Oil refinery

Chemical engineering is a lucrative and highly competitive profession that requires a lot of skill. In addition to having the right entry requirements, you’ll also need to undergo an apprenticeship or on-the-job training if you’re looking to pursue a career in this field. This article will explore everything from what a chemical engineer… Continue reading »

Lean Manufacturing Techniques and Tips

Lucy Bell-Young

21st October 2020

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Lean manufacturing is a culture that’s embedded into ReAgent. It’s not a one-off event or project, but the constant dedication to ongoing improvement in all aspects of the company. We’ve compiled 11 of the best lean manufacturing techniques and tips from experts in the field of lean. Whether you’re looking for tips on… Continue reading »

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At The Science Blog, we write about the latest from the world of science, chemistry, and chemical manufacturing. You’ll find all sorts of science, chemical, and manufacturing resources here, from what pesticides are to the science behind a soda can. If you’re interested in a career in science or chemistry, you’ll find information about chemical careers, too.