Safe Chemical Work Practices
EH&S provides services to help researchers identify hazards and reduce risks associated with chemical use and handling, storage, and disposal in laboratories. We provide guidance on working safely with chemicals in the laboratory, including administrative requirements and responsibilites; general safety precautions; and templates for laboratories to develop site-specific policies and procedures.
Senior Chemical Safety Program Officer
Did You Know?
Keeping processes and equipment at least six inches behind the sash and avoiding clutter around the sash opening and rear baffles enables a chemical fume hood's exhaust system to effectively contain vapors and fumes within the hood.