Managing Risks of Hazardous Chemicals in Laboratory Environments
From white coats and safety goggles to the hum of Bunsen burners, these items may evoke memories of high school science labs for some, but for others, they are daily necessities. In the realm of laboratory research, chemists and lab technicians navigate daily surroundings filled with hazardous chemicals and potential dangers. Occasionally, lapses in safety protocols exacerbate the risks they encounter. This article provides a concise overview of the typical hazards researchers face, along with standard methods to address and enhance safety in laboratory settings.
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