Swedesboro, NJ 5/17/18; Irvine, CA 5/17/18—Laboratory products distributor Thomas Scientific has acquired American Cleanstat and related assets, according to customer letters posted on each company’s website. Cleanstat distributes production supplies for controlled environments, such as clean rooms, and for manufacturing and assembly applications. “This transaction reflects the outstanding growth and building opportunity for Thomas Scientific to build the infrastructure, processes, systems and people to improve our services and support to our customers, manufacturer partners and employees,” stated Thomas Scientific President and CEO Charles Simmons and CleanStat President John Westland in the letters. CleanStat’s product line ranges from lab supplies to safety products and handling materials. The company is based in Irvine, California. This is the second acquisition Thomas Scientific has announced this month (see IBO 5/15/18).