Industrial and Manufacturing Archive

How Vacuum Metallization Achieves its Highly Reflective Properties

Written by: Denton Vacuum, LLC Summary: The process of vacuum metallization requires numerous steps. The process of vacuum metalizing involves the evaporation of metals – most commonly aluminum – inside a tightly sealed vacuum chamber. Upon completion,

Ion Beam Source Technology: Breaking Down the Advantages

The use of ion beams has transcended the deposition industry. There are numerous advantages to using ion beam sputter deposition over plasma or evaporation methods. The amount of flexibility that ion beam technology offers to substrates makes

Oligonucleotide Synthesis: The Basics

Summary: Learn the ins-and-outs of oligonucleotide synthesis. Oligonuclotide synthesis is process used to create primers with methods like the replication of PCR. A relatively easy but useful process, Oligo synthesis has been a key part in the

Searching for Diseases and Cures

Summary: Scientists are devising new methods to detect viruses with relative certainty. Part of the challenge that comes with treating a disease like malaria is being able to track the infection before the patient succumbs to it.

Choosing the Right Bed for You

Written by: Foam Factory, Inc. Getting plenty of quality rest is an important part of a healthy lifestyle. Choosing the right bed to fit all your needs helps you obtain the sleep your body requires. But, with

The Basics of Anti-Microbial Coatings

Anytime there is an opening into the body, such as when a catheter is used, micro-organisms can fester. Medical devices are a necessity, but without proper treatment can also lead to infections. Microorganisms, including bacteria, infiltrate the

Uses of foam in child safety

Written by Foam Factory Foam is used in several ways to promote children and toddlers’ safety. When your child or toddler comes at the age that they move a lot or start jumping around, it is important

Using cushions to maintain posture

Written by The Foam Factory Whether we are sitting, sleeping or standing, maintaining a good posture is essential. Sometimes sofas can be too deep or too low. This creates a slouched posture. Your knees should also usually

Easy Access to Memory Foam Mattresses in Canada

By Canada Foam by Mail One of the most important pieces of furniture in your entire house is actually in the bedroom. No matter how much you love or spend on other pieces, you won’t be using

Natural and Organic Mattresses: What They Mean and How They Help

Written by: Carlo Badalamenti The natural and organic trends are alive and thriving in the United States and Canada. Even our mattresses and bedding can conform to these new standards for healthy living. There are several advantages