ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY


Laboratory and Chemical SAFETY


The Office of Environmental Safety is responsible for assisting departments to work with chemicals safely and comply with various safety regulations and recommendations.  There are many types of laboratories on campus using chemical materials.

Chemistry
Physics
Earth and Environmental Systems
Applied Medicine
Studio Arts
Biology

The links below will provide useful information for the safe usage, storage, disposal, and segregation of chemicals.

OSHA Laboratory Standard

OSHA Hazard Communication Standard

Prudent Practices

Chemical Segregation and Storage

Chemical and Biohazard Waste Routing Form

Chemical Abbreviations

MSDS Online Material Safety Data Document with link.