5 Steps to Using a Fume Hood

5 Steps to Using a Fume Hood

Fume hoods are an important part of a lab's safety, but are you using this product correctly?
Mercury Madness

Mercury Madness

The Mad Hatter in Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland is a caricature of hat makers who cured felt in pools of mercury,...
Lovely Lifting

Lovely Lifting

When most of us think about lab safety, the first things that likely come to mind are the dangers of chemicals and other haza...

4 Rookie Researcher Disasters

No matter how prepared new researchers think they are for the hazards they’re going to encounter in the lab, it’s...

The Chocolate Fix

Laboratory managers agree that getting scientists to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in the laboratory is a daily st...
Holding Periodic Lab Cleanup Days

Holding Periodic Lab Cleanup Days

Excerpt taken from John K. Borchardt’s article, Proper Disposal or Reuse of Old Laboratory Chemicals, Lab Manager Magaz...