A new ASTM standard will enable manufacturers and regulators to determine whether the most sustainable chemicals are being used for consumer products, thus encouraging the use of such chemicals.
Pro-Visual Publishing, in conjunction with the National Safety Council of Australia Foundation and Safe Work Australia, has released the 2015/16 edition of the Laboratory Guide to Workplace Safety.
IP Australia has released a video series to explain the six main types of intellectual property, both registered and unregistered, helping small business operators and innovators to understand what IP protection is available.
The Australian Academy of Science has broadly endorsed the government's consultation paper for boosting Australia's capability in STEM, Vision for a Science Nation.
CSIRO has released what it claims to be its masterplan to improve Australia's record in innovation and help the country respond to global changes and digital disruption.
The BMJ has become the first general medical journal to require data sharing for all trials. This means trials will be considered for publication only if the authors agree to make the relevant anonymised patient-level data available on reasonable request.
ANU biologists have stated that journals should insist on blind trials more strongly in order to minimise bias.
Phenomenex has published a sample preparation guide and selection tool to help scientists produce cleaner samples for more efficient chromatographic analysis. The guide includes useful tools and resources to help select the most appropriate technique for any sample type.
The Australian Academy of Science has launched the final publication from its Australia 2050 project, which aims to get Australians talking about our long-term economic, social and environmental future.
An online edition of a book that reviews third-party papers on the applications and usage of nanoparticle tracking analysis (NTA) is now available from Malvern Instruments.
ASTM International has proposed a standard which will function as a template that helps companies analyse how any one chemical's use has social, economic and ecological implications at each stage of a product's life cycle.
Pro-Visual Publishing, in collaboration with Science Industry Australia and Australasian Laboratory Managers Association, announces the latest edition of the Laboratory Guide to Workplace Safety. The guide aims to provide beneficial safety information and awareness when working in a laboratory environment.
Australia's Chief Scientist, Professor Ian Chubb, has released his recommendations for a strategic approach to science and its related fields.
The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) is seeking feedback on the document 'Principles for the translation of 'omics'-based tests from discovery to health care'.
The latest catalogue from Huber Kältemaschinenbau presents high-precision thermoregulation solutions for laboratories, pilot plants and production processes. The 136-page catalogue gives details of the complete range of dynamic temperature control systems, chillers and classic circulators.