Quip In Print: “C.S.I. Vivarium”

The June edition of ALN World ( features an article on facility decontamination by Quip Laboratories’ Director of BioSafety & Engineering Services, Donna Monroe, and Marketing VP, Matt Roberts.  The article, C.S.I. Vivarium, suggests a potentially useful parallel between the approach used in a Crime Scene Investigation and resolving facility contamination.

Decontamination needn’t strike fear into a facility manager’s heart,” the authors assert, “and it needn’t disrupt your entire facility’s operation. The key to successfully integrating a decontamination project into otherwise normal facility operations is for it to be localised, well-planned, thorough and carefully executed using a pre-existing set of policies and procedures.

To read the entire article, visit For more information about how Quip Laboratories can assist you with contamination prevention, or to discuss a specific pathogen challenge in your facility, contact your Regional Account Manager. You can also call 800-424-2436, or complete the online form on this site to have a member of our team follow-up with you.