Chemical Spill Guidelines

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Chemical Storage Guidelines

Storing chemicals in laboratories requires consideration of a number of health and safety factors. In general, lab workers should store chemicals in cabinets and on shelving provided for such storage. For instance, flammable liquids should be stored in a flammable liquids storage cabinet. The following are general storage guidelines: Do not store chemicals on [...]

Chemical Storage Guidelines2018-10-27T03:40:49+00:00

Chemical Hygiene Guidelines

The Chemical Hygiene Guidelines are designed to be used as a reference.  The guidelines contain a variety of information to assist laboratory personnel in the development and maintenance of a comprehensive Chemical Hygiene Program, as required by the OSHA Laboratory Standard. For more information please contact: Steps for Compliance Steps [...]

Chemical Hygiene Guidelines2018-10-27T03:40:49+00:00

Chemical Hygiene Plan

All laboratories which use chemicals are subject to the OSHA standard 29CFR1910:1450, titled “Occupational exposure to hazardous chemicals in laboratories.” The lab standard requires the development of a chemical hygiene plan that is laboratory specific. Each principal investigator (PI) is responsible to develop and maintain the chemical hygiene plan (CHP) for his or her [...]

Chemical Hygiene Plan2018-10-27T03:40:49+00:00