Chemical Safety Protocol Submission & Approval

Getting Started


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Starting January 2017, all investigators will be requested to complete the Hazardous Chemical Wizard in BioRAFT.

PI Registration What to Complete in BioRAFT
PI has BIO registration, only

Completion of the Haz Chem survey will be prompted at the same time that BIO annual update is completed

PI does not have BIO registration
PI has Chemical Safety approval for administering chemicals in animals, only

Completion of the Haz Chem survey will be prompted at the same time that the Chemical in Animals (previously known as Chemical Safety approval) annual review is completed

PI does not have BIO or Chemical Safety approval

EHSO will contact PI to initiate the registration

Chemicals in Animals Forms

Please complete the Chemicals in Animals Form for the use in vivo of the chemicals listed here: http://ehso.emory.edu/documents/guidelines-for-use-of-hazardous-chemicals-in-animals.pdf

  1. Log into www.emory.bioraft.com
  2. On the left, click Manage Lab Forms
  3. Submit New Form
  4. Select Chemicals in Animals, provide all the information required in the Basics tab
  5. Go to the Chemicals and dosing tab and add all the information for this chemical
  6. Go to the Procedures tab and add a justification for the use of the chemicals (i.e. stock concentrations, where will it be prepared? etc.)
  7. Go to Practices and complete each item
  8. Click Review & Submit
  9. The status of the form will be changed to Awaiting EHS Review

 If you have any questions, please contact the Chemical safety Group at csp@emory.edu

PI Registration What to Complete in BioRAFT
PI has a BIO registration PI can review the Chem in Animals form at the same time that he/she reviews the BIO registration. EHSO will upload the information using hte most recent approved Chemical Safety NOI before requesting review.
PI only has Chemical Safety approval PI will be prompted to complete the Haz Chem Registration Wizard and review the Chemicals in Animals form(s) at the time Chemical Safety approval is due for review

*If you need to submit a new Chemical Safety protocol for administering chemicals in animals, please contact chemsafe@emory.edu to request access in BioRAFT.

**Optional information sessions will be available virtually or in person. Check the EHSO twitter feed for announcements or contact chemsafe@emory.edu to request a session.