Reducing Environmental Impact during Manufacture

Graham Bayliss

9th April 2015

Manufacturing

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ContractManufacturing Reducing Environmental Impact

Lean manufacturing is an uncompromised everyday practice at ReAgent. We carry out lean manufacturing processes to save ourselves unnecessary spending, but it’s also a way to work towards minimising waste and reducing environmental impact. There are three main strategies we adopt to minimise wastage, all of which involve us thinking and acting lean and being… Continue reading »

The Evolution of the Ampoule

Amy Hawthorne

23rd February 2015

Manufacturing

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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 lifespan of the… Continue reading »

Scientists are on a Mission for Sustainable Practices

Amy Hawthorne

21st January 2015

Manufacturing

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The manufacturing, chemical and science industries have been known to receive bad press – people are cautious of the effect that certain materials and processes can have on the environment and are calling for more sustainable practices. The public concern is understandable. Although the industries are making advancements in so many areas such as healthcare… Continue reading »

11 Lean Manufacturing Tips from the Experts

Amy Hawthorne

13th January 2015

Manufacturing

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Lean 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 tips from the experts in the field of lean. Whether you’re looking for tips on how to get kick-start… Continue reading »

6 Essential Lean Manufacturing Podcasts

Amy Hawthorne

27th November 2014

Manufacturing

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lean manufacturing podcasts

You may have read our blog on the best science podcasts that can boost your science knowledge, where we presented a mix of funny, educational and quirky science podcasts. Today’s post is based around another part of the core of our business; manufacturing. We adopt a lean culture at ReAgent so we can always improve… Continue reading »