The Laboratory and Chemical Safety Program is here to ensure a safe work environment and protect the environment. The primary elements of the program are registration of laboratory work (via BioRAFT), training, consultation, audit and emergency response. Most importantly, we are here to help you.
This is the primary policy on the use of hazardous chemicals in research labs at Dartmouth.
In February 2015 the Chemical inventory Task force was formed at the request of Vice Provost for Research Martin Wybourne. A group of 11 faculty and staff met to explore the future in chemical management at Dartmouth. If you are interested in our progress contact Michael Cimis 646-0235.
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Need help with laboratory safety?
Request a consultation (i.e. toxicology review, work practice assessment, protective equipment, containment or engineering controls, lab group review)
What types of risks can we help with?
Chemical - flammable liquids/gasses/solids, toxics, reactive or corrosive materials
Physical - high heat, temperature, pressure, cryogens, vacuum devices
Process/Human - controls, risk assessment, failure analysis, root cause analysis and mistake-proofing
Last Updated: 10/26/15