The American Chemical Society has issued new guidelines in a 132-page report titled “Identifying and Evaluating Hazards in Research Laboratories.” The document was developed by the ACS Committee on Chemical Safetyand made publicly available online on Sept. 4 (http://cenm.ag/hazard).
PDF versions of the powerpoint presentations for the meeting can be found here: Fall 2013 Technical Session presentations
The Division provides two Twitter feeds to provide news of interest to people interested in Environmental Health issues associated with chemical laboratory work.The @acsdchas twitter feed includes laboratory chemical incidents found by monitoring the google newsfeed as well as links to articles related to EHS in the lab. The @labsustain twitter feed highlights web links related to issues environmental chemistry and lab sustainability issues, such as Green Chemistry and related campus sustainability issues.
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