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Chemical and Biological Safety

Hazard Management is very important when working with chemical and biological substances.

If you are doing any work with these substances, you are required to follow the procedures listed in the University HSW handbook chapters:

Waste Disposal

Disposal of chemical and biological waste and dealing with chemical and biological spills are common laboratory operations. To ensure you do this correctly, you must follow the procedures in the following document.

Work Requiring PC2 Laboratories

Some chemicals can only be worked on in a PC2 laboratory - the Safety Data Sheet (SDS) available from ChemWatch will guide you on this.

ECMS does not currently have any PC2 facilities however if you require short-term use of a PC2 facility please contact:

Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences
Ask ECMS Level 1, Ingkarni Wardli

THE UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE
SA 5005 AUSTRALIA

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