SBA Names Flow Sciences, Inc. North Carolina Exporter Of The Year


  A Leland-based manufacturer of safety equipment for workers in the pharmaceutical and…


Two Well-Known Fume Hood Containment Tests: ASHRAE 110 & EN14175…A Comparison


Two Well-Known Fume Hood Containment Tests: ASHRAE 110 & EN14175…A Comparison Dr. Robert K. Haugen, Director of Product and Technology Development Flow Sciences, Inc.  2025 Mercantile…


Critical Considerations When Selecting a Vented Balance Enclosure


Robert K. Haugen, Ph.D. Steve Janz Ray Ryan Flow Sciences, Inc.  2025 Mercantile Drive Leland, North Carolina 28451 5/17/2018 Read more…


Designing and Testing Containment Systems for High Potency Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (HPAPIs)


Designing and Testing Containment Systems for High Potency Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (HPAPIs) Dr. Robert K. Haugen, Director of Product and Technology Development Flow Sciences, Inc.  2025…


How Should VAV Equipment Be Specified on Laboratory Hoods?


How Should VAV Equipment Be Specified on Laboratory Hoods? Dr. Robert K. Haugen, Director of Product and Technology Development Flow Sciences, Inc.  2025 Mercantile Drive Leland, North Carolina…


The Feasibility of Fume Hood Containment at 40 FPM


The Feasibility of Fume Hood Containment at 40 FPM Dr. Robert K. Haugen, Director of Product and Technology Development Flow Sciences, Inc.  2025 Mercantile Drive Leland, North Carolina 28451 V 1.1;…


The Fume Hood Product Life Cycle


The Fume Hood Product Life Cycle A Cost of Ownership Analysis Dr. Robert K. Haugen, Director of Product and Technology Development Flow Sciences, Inc.  2025 Mercantile Drive Leland, North Carolina…


VAV Energy Savings at High and Low Fume Hood Face Velocities


VAV Energy Savings at High and Low Fume Hood Face Velocities Robert K. Haugen, Ph.D.        Director of Product and Technology Development       Flow Sciences, Inc. 10/10/2017…


Fume Hood Energy Savings – Low Hanging Fruit


Fume Hood Energy Savings – Low Hanging Fruit Dr. Robert K. Haugen, Director of Product and Technology Development Flow Sciences 2025 Mercantile Drive Leland, North Carolina 28451…


Vibration Isolation for Enclosures – Anti-Vibration


 Vibration Isolation for Enclosures   Robert K. Haugen, Ph.D.        Director of Product and Technology Development       Flow Sciences, Inc.…


Bypass Fume Hoods Compared Using CFD


Bypass Fume Hoods Compared Using CFD Dr. Robert K. Haugen, Director of Product and Technology Development Flow Sciences 2025 Mercantile Drive Leland, North Carolina 28451……


The Overlapping Sash Bypass System


 The Overlapping Sash Bypass System Is it a Universal Bypass for all Fume Hood Exhaust Strategies?   Dr. Robert K. Haugen, Director of Product and Technology Development Flow Sciences 2025…


Validation of a Glovebox Workstation


VIEW / DOWNLOAD THE WHITE PAPER   VALIDATION OF A GLOVEBOX WORKSTATION Clinical researchers are creating ADC’s (antibody drug conjugates) that consist of…


Top Mount BIBO Housing Upgrade


FLOW SCIENCES NOW INCLUDES A DIFFERENTIAL PRESSURE GAUGE, WITH READOUTS IN EITHER INCHES OR PASCALS, INSTALLED ON ALL OF OUR TOP MOUNT BIBO (BAGIN/BAGOUT) HEPA FILTER ENCLOSURES.   WHEN THE…


Top Mount Fan Housing Replacement


When a top mount fan housing system needs the filters replaced, we need the serial number off the silver serial tag located on the left clear acrylic side wall of the enclosure—not the serial number…


Stainless Steel in Pharma


On June 21, 2017, Barry J. Cadden, the owner and head pharmacist at the New England Compounding Center (NECC) will face sentencing for a conviction on more than 50 counts of mail fraud and…


Improving Lab Safety


Improving Lab Safety   We all remember watching Saturday morning cartoons as a kid that featured the mad scientist, a typically larger-than-life character with little sense of risk. He wore…


Filter Replacement


A CUSTOMER RECENTLY ASKED FOR A FILTER TO GO INSIDE HIS FS4000SS (FAN/FILTER HOUSING).   HOWEVER HE DID NOT SAY WHAT WILL BE FILTERED, POWDER (PARTICULATES) OR A VAPOR (SOLVENT, ACID/GAS, ETC.)…


Finding the Enclosure Model/Serial Number


To best help customers answer any questions about their Flow Sciences enclosure, we need to know the model number.    90% of the time, people that call in give us the incorrect model or…


Air Flow Requirements


FACE VELOCITY ALARMS ARE SENT WITH EACH OF OUR ENCLOSURES.  THESE ALARMS WORK LIKE A HOTWIRE ANEMOMETER TO MEASURE AIR FLOW IN THE PLANE OF THE FRONT OPENING  OF THE ENCLOSURE (IN MOST…