Advances in polymer manufacturing have resulted in a complex array of testing requirements. Ranging from mechanical testing such as Notched Izod impact testing and Melt Flow analysis to complex elemental analysis using chromatography, companies are faced with mountains of data.
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QA/QC laboratories play a critical role in any organization, providing the testing and the results that are needed to control manufacturing processes and to ensure the quality of raw materials, in process samples and finished goods. Time is of the essence, accuracy is critical and the laboratory must be sure that processes and procedures are carried out and fully documented in a manner that supports regulatory compliance.
“TIBCO Spotfire gives users the freedom to explore and gain insights from their results, freeing them from daily tasks like collection, classification, storage, and endless worksheets of biochemical and biological data.”