This guide contains information about chemical and laboratory safety, chemical safety accidents investigation information, presentation resources, links to Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) and current chemical accidents in the news.
|Safety and Reference Databases||Safety Guides|
|Safety Books and more||Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)|
|Science Library||Chemical Accidents in the News|
Biological, Chemical, Environmental, Fire & Emergency, Industrial Hygiene, Laboratory, Radiation, Occupational, Workplace
This manual is a safety reference document for laboratory personnel at UNC-CH.This manual provides basic information about hazards that you may encounter in the laboratory and safety precautions to prevent laboratory accidents and minimize exposure to hazardous chemicals.
SDS Sources to Start With:
Safety Data Sheets (SDS) contain information on chemicals and their properties, along with health, physical, and environmental hazards. Since they are provided by manufacturers, there is no centralized location for them so you may have to look in multiple places to find a specific chemical.