Vacuum Sealers 101

Vacuum sealing otherwise know as dry packaging is the process of removing oxygen from a bag with the goal of extending the shelf life and preserving the material or product inside the bag.  Industrial vacuum sealers are available in a variety of sizes and styles with features that can accommodate most any sealing application.

What Constitutes a Cleanroom Approved Chair?

The materials that pass in and out of a cleanroom are subject to strict regulations. The furniture that cleanroom specialists use during their daily operations are subject to these standards as well.

Cleanroom employees spend hours a day sitting at their workstation. As a result, the chair they sit on is crucial to their productivity and daily work experience. To increase employee morale and work quality, cleanroom supervisors should consider investing in high-caliber, ergonomic, and comfortable cleanroom chairs.

Finding a cleanroom-approved chair depends on a variety of factors, including its materials, its durability and flexibility, its ESD qualifications, and how employees fit and feel in the chair itself.

Maximize Your Warehouse Storage With These Storage Bin Tips

Operating a warehouse requires an eye for detail, as well as a clear vision of the big picture. Managing the floor is a constant fight between disorganized chaos and your attempts to keep things neat and tidy. The enterprising floor manager knows the solution to these problems lies with maximizing storage space.

No one strategy works for every facility, but there are certain tricks to getting the most out of your storage options that apply to every site. Here are some ideas for saving space, reducing waste, and running a more efficient warehouse.

Things You Never Thought You Could Do with Cello Tape

Cello Tape (Cellophane Tape) is great for wrapping presents, but that’s not all it’s good for. Make sure mail packages are protected or use Cello Tape labels to organize everything in your life. Many people don’t realize how versatile Cello Tape really is. Here are a few surprising ways people use Cello Tape to create art, tame clutter, or make life easier.

10 Ways Velcro® Straps Are Making a Comeback

Remember during the 90’s when the coolest shoes had Velcro® straps? Velcro® never went away; manufacturers just continued to adapt it to a variety of uses. Parents favored it for shoes because it was easy for little hands to fasten. However, Velcro® is making a comeback for shoes and décor, becoming a popular choice for all ages. Here are ten of the best uses for this versatile material.

Valentine’s Day Crafts with Double-Sided Foam Tape

Valentine’s Day is about telling the ones you love how much you care. Every year, many people wonder how to give a meaningful gift without breaking the bank. A handmade gift tells family members and loved ones you took time to create a treasure just for them. Double-Sided Foam Tape makes it easy to give something unique to everyone on your list.

What’s the Difference between Conductive and Static Dissipative?

Conductive and static dissipative are two subdivisions of ESD properties. Understanding the difference between these two materials can help you decide which options are the best for your environment. Components are divided into these categories based on their surface resistance, which is the measure of how easily electron charges can travel across the material.

Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) Vocabulary

Below is a list of vocabulary words that can guide you and your team when creating a safe environment for ESD sensitive equipment. Whether you are seasoned in best practices for ESD protection or new to the industry, these terms are important to know.

Best Practices for ESD Protection

Standards for electrostatic discharge protection vary from company to company, but most businesses follow standards outlined by the ESDA, or the Electrostatic Discharge Association. Their standards represent the most comprehensive and updated protections in the industry. There is a huge variety of ESD products available, so when you consider creating best practices, keep ESDA standards in mind.