Lab Safety Manual

Table of Contents

1. Laboratory Safety ay Baylor University

2. Chemical Hygiene Plans

3. Emergency Procedures

4. Chemical and Hazard Identification

5. Health Hazards of Chemicals

6. Controlling Chemical Exposures

6.A General Principles

6.B Fume Hoods and Laboratory Ventilation

6.C Personal Protective Equipment

7. Safe Work Practices and Procedures

8. Chemical Spills

9. Laboratory Waste Disposal

10. Chemical Specific Issues *This Section contains chemical safety information for several specific chemicals

11. Fire Extinguishers and Fire Safety

Appendix A: Particularly Hazardous Substances

Appendix B: Reproductive Toxins

Appendix C: Materials with High Acute Toxicity

With thanks to Princeton University for the use of their Lab Safety Guide that has been modified to meet the needs of Baylor University