Date: Mon, 7 Jan 2008 16:17:23 -0800
Reply-To: Russell Vernon <russell.vernon**At_Symbol_Here**UCR.EDU>
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From: Russell Vernon <russell.vernon**At_Symbol_Here**UCR.EDU>
Subject: Vacuum Pumps for the roto-vaps
Comments: To: EHS LSO Listserv
Comments: cc: EHS UC_LABSAFETY Listserv
Have any of you had any experience with using a vacuum pump for a rotary
evaporator instead of a water aspirator?

I saw this site ( that advertized
several products for this purpose (on the ACS Weekly Newsletter) and I
am asking your opinions






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