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SAFETYmatters - Safety in Labs Seminar

Article published 06/29/18

Safety in the Lab Seminar Series

Please join the Environmental Health & Safety Office for an informational seminar focusing on safety in the lab. This recurring seminar will be presented by Wendie Dockstadler (EHS Biological Specialist) on the first Wednesday of the month. 

Learn about:

  • Chemical Safety : SDS, pictograms, storage, labeling inventory, spills, toxic chemicals, gases & cryogenics
  • Biological Safety: biosafety levels, handling liquid  biological agents, bloodborne pathogens, biohazardous waste, biological spills.
  • General Safety: PPE using equipment and lab etiquette
  • Accident Reporting

Beginning Wednesday, June 6th - 2:00 PM

2117 MERF (Urmila Sahai Seminar room) 

*July's seminar will be on July 11th due to the holiday


Questions can be directed to the Environmental Health & Safety Office, Wendie Dockstader at 353-5678.