Chemical Safety

The Chemical Safety program, a part of Research Safety, provides guidance and compliance assistance for hazardous chemicals used in research. 

The Chemical Safety program provides the following services:

  • Conducts risk assessments that prescribe facility/containment needs, laboratory work practices, and methods for exposure control,
  • reviews the use of chemicals in animals,
  • provides guidance on a regulatory license or permit application,
  • promotes laboratory registration, and
  • provides guidance on shipping of chemicals.