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Chemistry: Laboratory Safety

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Biosafety in the Laboratory : Prudent Practices for the Handling and Disposal of Infectious Materials  Online)

Biological safety : principles and practices. Washington D.C.:ASM Press, 2000

MELLON Stacks QR64.7 .L12 2000

Library Resources for Laboratory Safety

Compendium of safety data sheets for research and industrial chemicals.  6 VOLS. Deerfield Beach, Fla. : VCH Publishers, 1985

CRC handbook of laboratory safety. Boca Raton:CRC Press

Destruction of hazardous chemicals in the laboratory (Online)

Good laboratory practice OECD principles and guidance for compliance monitoring. (Online)

Guidelines for Laboratory Design: Health, Safety, and Environmental Considerations (Online)

Laboratory health and safety dictionary. New York:Wiley. 2001
MELLON  REF QD63.5 .G67 2001
 The laboratory quality assurance system a manual of quality procedures and forms
MELLON   STACKS TA416 .R37 2003

Regulated bioanalytical laboratories technical and regulatory aspects from global perspectives (Online)

Safe storage of laboratory chemicals
MELLON STACKS  QD51 .S128 1991
Safety in academic chemistry laboratories v.1(Online)   Accident Prevention for College and University Students
Safety in academic chemistry laboratories  v..2 (Online) Accident Prevention for Faculty and Administrators