Chemical Safety

Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences Featured Resources provide the latest information on workplace safety, health and well-being. Additional information can be filtered by topic in the supporting navigation to the left of the article content.

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Jan 24, 2017
NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/npg/

The NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards (NPG) informs workers, employers, and occupational health professionals about workplace chemicals and their hazards.

Source: NIOSH

Jan 24, 2017
Laboratories: Hazard Recognition and Solutions

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/laboratories/hazard_recognition.html

This topic page provides access to OSHA documents addressing how to recognize and address hazards associated with laboratories

Source: OSHA

Jan 24, 2017
Green Chemistry at the University of Oregon

http://greenchem.uoregon.edu/

In the links that follow there is information about our green chemistry curriculum, research programs, database of educational materials, and more.

Source: UO

Jan 24, 2017
U.S. Chemical Safety Board: Laboratory Accident Investigations

http://www.csb.gov/search/?Keywords=laboratory%20accidents

The CSB is an independent federal agency charged with investigating industrial chemical accidents and conducts root cause investigations.

Source: CSB