subtitles chem_safety

The chemical laboratory environment can be a hazardous place to work. The following links provide guidelines and procedures found in the Laboratory Safety Manual and other UAHuntsville environmental health and safety manuals relevant to chemical laboratory safety.

Laboratory safety is accomplished with a variety of guidelines and procedures.  The methods employed during the implementation of these is most often: (1) implementation of engineering and work practice controls, (2) use of personnel protective equipment and (3) training.

Emergency Preparedness & Disaster Resistance in Laboratories

Safety Data Sheets

University and Research Laboratory Accidents


New Lab Start-up Notice 

Lab Door Emergency Sign

 UAH Chemical Waste Inventory Form 

UAH Chemical Inventory Form 

 Laboratory Waste Label 

Student Lab Safety Agreement  

 Lab Emergency Plan Template 

Guidelines for Minors in Labs and Parental Consent Form

Material Safety Data Sheet Lab Sign




 Chemical Hygiene Plan Lab Specific Template  Nanomaterials Safety Manual 
 Chemical Hygiene Plan  Lab Safety Manual 2013 
 Lab PPE 2013   



Glassware Management Unattended and After Hours Experiment1 
Guidelines for Maximizing Fume Hood Use Electrical safety
Chemical Inventories and Labeling  HF User Guidelines_2013
EPA Chemical Segregation Chart Glove Selection Guidelines 
Chemical Waste Management Guidelines   Potentially Explosive Materials Management
Peroxide Former Management   Laboratory Coat Guidelines_2013
 Identifying and Evaluating Hazards  


Safety Responsibilities


Laboratory Workers Responsibilities  Lab Supervisor EHS Responsibilities 
PI Safety Responsibilities  Chem Safety Responsibilities OEHS 
Lab Personnel Safety Responsibilities 

Procurement Procedures for Regulated Materials