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Laboratory Safety


WKU Chemical Hygiene Plan

Chemical Inventory

Search for (M)SDSs


Institutional Biosafety (on the Office of Compliance website)

Prudent Practices cover

Prudent Practices in the Laboratory Copyright © 2011, National Academy of Sciences

Read online or download a free pdf of this book from the U.S. National Library of Medicine website


 American Chemical Society

Safety in Academic Chemistry Laboratories: Volume 1 (Student Edition, college)
Safety in Academic Chemistry Laboratories: Volume 2 (Teacher's Edition)

American Chemical Society, Committee on Chemical Safety website



Workplace Safety & Health Topics - NANOTECHNOLOGY


Foulger, John H.(1965). A practical approach to protection of laboratory personnel from toxic materials. Journal of Chemical Education, 42 (4), A285 (available from WKU Libraries)

"A death in the lab" Published online 18 April 2011 | Nature472, 270-271 (2011) | doi:10.1038/472270a

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