Chemical & Lab Safety
To request a waste pickup:
To report a non-emergency
To report any
A material safety data sheet (MSDS) is an important component of product stewardship and occupational safety and health. It is intended to provide workers and emergency personnel with procedures for handling or working with that substance in a safe manner, and includes information such as physical data, toxicity, health effects, first aid, reactivity, storage, disposal, protective equipment, and spill-handling procedures. Click here to look up a specific MSDS.
Online Lab Safety Training Videos
- A Day in the Lab (a PI's Perspective)
- To be (Safe) or not to be - General Lab Safety
- Basic Fume Hood Air Flow and Operation
- Proper Use of a Fume Hood
- Splash Zone
Information on identification, use, and labeling of hazardous materials.
Hazardous Waste Management
Information on how to identify, collect and dispose of hazardous waste.
Complete Document (.pdf)
Complete Document (text)
Hazardous Waste Management Training for Facilities Personnel
Hazardous Waste Management Training for Lab Personnel