Safety in Chemistry Department Labs

The Gustavus Chemistry Department places a high priority on safety and expects students to behave in a safe manner in lab and follow safety procedures.

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Safety Video

All students enrolled in a chemistry course with a lab at Gustavus are required to watch the safety video and score 100% correct on the safety quiz. Student workers in the department are also required to watch the safety video.

Gustavus Chemistry Department Lab Safety Video

Safety & Student Worker Handbook

Safety & Student Worker Handbook

Personal Protective Equipment to Wear in Labs

Personal Protective Equipment

Safety Data Sheets for Chemistry Labs

Safety Data Sheets for Chemistry Labs

 

OSHA’s SDS formatting explanation

OSHA's Pictogram Information

Additional Resources

 

Emergency Procedures (what to do if.....)

 

 

Link to ACS Chemical Safety in the Classroom