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How to Keep Your CO2 Incubator Operating Properly 

A CO2 incubator is vital to any lab. Furthermore, the cells being studied are paramount to biomedical research. They also tend to be delicate and require a specific environment to grow in. This is where the CO2 incubators come in. Keeping this essential lab equipment clean and working properly is an important aspect of lab  … Read more

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What to Consider When Choosing a Centrifuge

There is a large amount of manufacturers and models, as well as basic maintenance requirements to think about when choosing lab equipment. As a result, the task can be daunting. These devices are complex, costly and require serious deliberation. Therefore, it’s critical to research in advance what to consider when choosing the right equipment for  … Read more

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Ultra-Low Temperature Freezers 101

With the release of the COVID-19 vaccine, ULT freezers are more important (and in-demand) than ever. But what exactly is a ULT freezer? How do they work and how can you keep yours working for as long as possible? In this post, we’ll give you a basic overview of ULT freezers and give you some  … Read more

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Why Ultra-Low Temperature (ULT) Freezers are Essential for the Modern Lab

At Cryostar Industries, we specialize in laboratory freezer repair and lab equipment rentals. Our mission is to deliver five-star service to every lab, clinic, company or otherwise in the New York area. Hospitals, universities, pharmaceutical companies and laboratories rely on our expertise to care for and maintain the quality and function of their equipment. Therefore,  … Read more

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Keeping Your Lab Equipment Calibrated – A Guide

Originally posted on November 8, 2019, this post has been updated for accuracy and relevancy. In most scientific industries, data is the primary incentive governing everyday work. Therefore, labs use complex, expensive equipment to produce reliable readings. Of course, many scientists affirm that science is only as good as the tools of the scientist. As  … Read more

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7 Common Lab Safety Symbols

In any lab setting, the highest priority must always be safety. Of course, it’s no secret that lab workers often execute dangerous tasks and handle lethal substances. Therefore, maintaining high precautionary standards is essential to keeping personnel safe at all times. At Cryostar Industries, we have almost twenty years of experience in providing expert equipment services  … Read more

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5 Simple Tips for a More Eco-Friendly Lab

Just about every single industry is actively looking for new ways to implement earth-conscious policies. Of course, scientific industries are no exception. Like most other businesses, you’re likely looking for green solutions regularly. Fortunately, there are simple, immediate actions you can take for a more eco-friendly lab. For the most part, laboratories require a lot of  … Read more

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A Guide to Maintaining & Repairing Environmental Test Chambers

When it comes to research and testing, the environmental test chamber is essential. Without a doubt, the labs who use them are very much dependent on them to develop biological, electronic and many more products. In this post, we’ll explore precisely what environmental test chambers are, how to maintain them, and how to navigate repairs.  … Read more

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4 Ways to Extend the Life of a ULT Freezer

ULT freezers are designed specially for blood banks, hospitals, research institutes, and other facilities. These freezers will contain materials such as bacteria, virus, blood, and semen. The type of freezer you choose will depend on what you need to keep cold and where it needs to be placed. While these freezers are built to be  … Read more

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Lab Freezer & Refrigerator Maintenance: Protecting Your Investment

Whether in a university or hospital, lab refrigerator and freezer maintenance should be regularly carried out for maximum efficiency. Nowadays, functioning cold storage units are essential for preserving safety, cost-efficiency and quality assurance. For example: the COVID-19 vaccine can only maintain efficacy within ultra-low temperature (ULT) freezers. In order to ensure consistent, adequately low temperatures,  … Read more