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NFPA 45: Standard on Fire Protection for Laboratories Using Chemicals
This standard provides basic requirements to protect life and property through prevention and control of fires and explosions involving the use of chemicals in laboratory-scale operations.
Fire Safety and Fire Extinguishers In a Chemistry Laboratory
This document teaches you the basics about fire extinguishers -- proper types, how to use them, when and when not to use them as well as the proper procedures to follow should a fire occur.
Laboratory Fire Safety Compliance Checklist
Checklist on laboratory fire safety provided by Georgia State University.