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Summer Clothing and Lab Safety

The weather is warming up, and while shorts and sandals are great if you are spending time outside, it is important to be properly dressed when working in a laboratory. Follow the required safety practices from the Chemical Hygiene Plan to protect yourself from hazardous materials, falling objects and other lab hazards. Tip: On hot summer […]

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How Do I Handle Contaminated Broken Glass?

Last month, we reviewed that only clean broken glass should go into the broken glass disposal box. This month, we will discuss how to dispose of broken glass contaminated with either a chemical or biological agent. As with any spill, you should consult your written Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), which contains specific guidance on cleaning […]

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