We've collected links on a variety of health and safety topics. Please explore these informative websites.
Prudent Practices in the Laboratory(National Academy Press, 2011)
Biosafety in the Laboratory(National Academy Press, 1989)
Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories(CDC, 5th Edition) pdf
Less is Better Guide to minimizing waste in laboratories (ACS, 2002) pdf
Safety in Academic Chemistry Laboratories for students(ACS, 7th edition) pdf
NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards September 2005
Best Glovehas a website to help you choose the appropriate gloves based on application, hazard, or chemicals.
Chemical Reactivity Worksheet - Downloadable program developed by the EPA and NOAA in collaboration with CCPS to help determine material compatibility and reactivity. This is a very helpful tool for proper chemical segregation and storage.
OSHA/EPA Chemical Database- Available database reports include: "Physical Properties," "Exposure Guidelines," "NIOSH Pocket Guide," and "Emergency Response Information," including the DOT Emergency Response Guide. In addition, an all-in-one report, "Full Report," is available.
NYS DEC(New York State Department of Environmental Conservation)
NYC DEP(New York City Department of Environmental Protection)
NYC DOHMH(New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene)
FDNY - Fire Prevention (New York City Fire Department's Bureau of Fire Prevention)
NIOSH(Center for Disease Control and Prevention: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health)
Lab Safety Supply- Pretty much anything you need, safety-wise
New Pig- Absorbents, spill clean-up, etc.
ASSE(American Society of Safety Engineers)
CSHEMA(The Campus Safety Health and Environmental Management Association)
SEHSA(SHESHA Environmental Health and Safety Association of NY)