Laboratory Safety

Environmental Health and Safety is committed to maintaining safe and healthy environments in our laboratories. All faculty, staff, and students play an important role in laboratory safety. To ensure you have the best safety information, please refer to the information below.

Chemical Hygiene Plan

The Chemical Hygiene Plan (CHP) is an instructional tool for University faculty, staff, and students. It contains key information concerning potential health hazards, as well as policies, procedures, and responsibilities. This plan provides information to complement individual training. 

Chemical Information

Lab Safety Training

Lab Safety 101: General laboratory safety, OSHA laboratory standard, methods of exposure prevention

Lab Safety 102: Laboratory-specific training on particular equipment, chemicals, and procedures; provided by individual faculty members

Lab Safety for University Facilities personnel