collecting station

collecting station

Lab medicine A facility specifically designed to collect specimens and send them to a central lab; CSs perform no tests. See CLIA, Laboratory. Cf Drawing station.
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In addition, consumers also can take gadgets directly to NextStep's collecting station, which will waive the fees it previously charged for eligible electronics.
Now Sweden's last collecting station for returnables has closed and the challenge for label converters is to ensure that when the PET bottles go through the household garbage recycling system, the label and the adhesive are compatible with the PET.
It was first used not as a bar physically separating canals, but as a stop lock and toll collecting station.
At each collecting station, a hulling machine, owned by Hammons, removes the green hull from the walnuts.
In 1901, what is now the Spring Creek NFH in Underwood, Washington, began as an egg collecting station.
During the next few years, the CTBT organization is scheduled to begin setting up the International Data Center in Vienna to serve as the collecting station for data from the international monitoring system.
The New Matamoras bulk storage and transloading facility is a central collecting station fully licensed to do business by the appropriate governmental authorities.
Two samples were taken at each predetermined collecting station from the floating and submergent vegetation zones with 129 meshes per inch nylon plankton nets which were pulled through the water for 90 seconds at low trolling speed.
An oil collecting station with a demulsification facility exists on the property.
The 90km road, which had toll collecting stations introduced for the first time in the Sultanate, was officially opened to the public in 2009.
Each participating country will have an opportunity to host a single dish as collecting stations.
The plastic had been sold as "protein powder" and mixed into milk at collecting stations all over China, because it improved the protein readings of poor quality or watered down milk.