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Lancs Acquires BOP/Barrier Filters

Founded in 1998, BOP Filter/Barriers has manufactured the leading flexible high efficiency particulate air (HEPA) grade filter in contamination and particulate control applications for nuclear and pharmaceutical environments. Lancs has used these filters for over 10 years, and will continue BOP’s excellence in quality manufacturing in its Kirkland facility. Lancs and its BOP Filters subsidiary…


How to Change Out a Glove That Has a Hole in it After Contamination

The containment gloves may become damaged while working in the containment. The damage may be noticed as soon as it occurs, but a small punch-type tear or cut could occur without the wearer being aware of it. For this reason, it is important to inspect the gloves before using them. It is also essential to…

How To Install Gloves in a Glove Bag

How To Install Gloves in a Glove Bag

Installing a Glove in a Containment 1. Install rubber gloves (size 10 or 11 gloves are suggested) at locations indicated on the installation sheet. 2. Ensure proper orientation for working position. 3. Check the glove for pinholes by trapping air in the glove and squeezing. 4. Insert the end of the sleeve through the ring…


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