Fire Safety

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Jan 24, 2017
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.

Source: NFPA

Dec 01, 2016
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.

Source: ILPI

Feb 01, 2006
Laboratory Fire Safety Compliance Checklist

Checklist on laboratory fire safety provided by Georgia State University.

Source: GSU