The Laboratory Companion
A Practical Guide to Materials, Equipment and Technique
by Gary Coyne
Edition: 1st., 1997
The Laboratory Companion, is a valuable reference guide for all those working in scientific laboratories. The range of information provided covers commonly used materials, equipment, and techniques found in most labs. Safety practices and safe procedures are constantly emphasized when discussing the proper methods of selecting, using, cleaning, and maintaining laboratory equipment (vacuum, compressed gases, measurement equipment, cryogenics, and other), as well as a thorough discussion of glassware.