UTMB SAFETY MANUAL

2012


Chapter 1  Environmental Health & Safety

Chapter 2  General Safety Rules

Chapter 3  Training

Chapter 4 (Reserved) 

Chapter 5   Fire Safety

Chapter 6  Electrical Safety 

Chapter 7  General Laboratory Safety 

Chapter 8 Chemical Safety

Chapter 9 Biological Safety

Chapter 10 Hazardous Material Disposal

 

 

 

 

 

The UTMB Safety Manual contains the safety related policies and procedures for the UTMB campus.  It also contains reference material for developing individual procedures for your laboratory or work area.

The last review and update occurred 

2012

CHAPTER 8
CHEMICAL SAFETY
TABLE OF CONTENTS

1.0 Roles and Responsibilities for Chemical Safety

2.0 Hazard Communication

3.0 Chemical Hygiene Plan (CHP)

4.0 Chemical Hazards

5.0 Ordering, Storing, Shipping, & Disposing of Chemicals

6.0 Chemical Exposure Assessment

7.0 Chemical Exposure Controls

8.0 References

Appendix A High Risk Hazardous Chemicals

Appendix B Safety Plan for the Use and Storage of High Risk Hazardous Chemicals

Appendix C Department of Homeland Security "Chemicals of Interest"

Appendix I Instruction Guide for Completing the Safety Plan for the Use and Storage of High Risk Hazardous Chemicals

 

Environmental Health & Safety
Biological and Chemical Safety Program
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