ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY


Laboratory and Chemical SAFETY


The Office of Environmental Safety is responsible for assisting departments to work with chemicals safely and comply with various safety regulations and recommendations.  There are many types of laboratories on campus using chemical materials.

Applied Medicine
Biology
Chemistry
Earth and Environmental Systems
Physics
Studio Arts

The links below will provide useful information for the safe usage, storage, disposal, and segregation of chemicals.

ISU Specific Information

     ISU Laboratory Safety and Chemical Hygiene Plan

     Laboratory Safety Guidelines

    Laboratory Safety Forms


    
Fume Hood Videos

Regulatory
    
     EPA P and U Listed Wastes

     OSHA Hazard Communication Standard

     OSHA Laboratory Standard

Resources
    
     American Chemical Society

     Carcinogen List

     Prudent Practices

MSDS Online Material Safety Data Document with Link