Section 7: Campus / College Safety Guidelines & Safe Operating Procedures

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Safe Operating Procedure Guidelines PDF
Air Quality Guidelines for Minimizing Toxic Air Contaminants Emissions in Laboratories (EH&S website) EH&S PDF
Autoclaving Using Autoclaves Safely (EH&S website) EH&S PDF
Chemical Exchange Chemical Exchange (CHEX) Information (EH&S website)  
Chemical Inventory Chemical Inventory Fact Sheet (EH&S website) EH&S PDF
Computer Ergonomics Computer Ergonomics (University Health Services / Tang Center)  
Cryogenic Liquids Safe Handling of Cryogenic Liquids Download
Electrical Safety Electrical Safety Guidelines Download
Electrophoresis Safety Electrophoresis Equipment, Guidelines for Safe Use of
(see EH&S Fact sheet webpage under 'E')
Ethidium Bromide Ethidium Bromide:  Hazards and Precautions Fact Sheet
(see EH&S Fact sheet webpage under 'E')
Flammable Liquids Storage of Flammable Liquids in Campus Research and Teaching Laboratories (EH&S website) EH&S PDF
Fume Hoods Safe Use of Chemical Fume Hoods -- College Physical Plant
Notice -- 5/27/97
Fume hoods Fact Sheet Download
Hydrofluoric Acid Hydrofluoric Acid Fact Sheet Download
Laboratory Equipment Safety Information for Common Laboratory Equipment Download
Laboratory SOPS, creating Laboratory Specific Standard Operating Procedures 
Fact Sheet
Laser Safety UC Berkeley Laser Safety Program Download
Latex Allergies Latex Allergies Fact Sheet (EH&S website) EH&S PDF
Lock-Out/Tag-Out Lock-Out/Tag-Out: Procedures for Controlling 
Hazardous Energies
MSDS Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) Fact Sheet (EH&S website) EH&S PDF
Noise Control Noise:  Controlling Your Exposure at Work Fact Sheet EH&S PDF
Peroxidizable Compounds Guidelines for the Safe Handling of Peroxidizable Chemicals Download
Phenol Phenol:  Hazards and Precautions (EH&S website) EH&S PDF
Radiation, Ionizing UC Berkeley Ionizing Radiation Safety Program Fact Sheet Download
Radiation, Non-ionizing UC Berkeley Non-Ionizing Radiation Safety Program Fact Sheet Download
Refrigerators (laboratory) Storing Flammable Liquids in Refrigerators and Freezers (EH&S website) EH&S PDF
Reproductive Hazards Reproductive Hazards in the Laboratory Fact Sheet (EH&S website) EH&S PDF
Respirators Respiratory Protection Fact Sheet (EH&S website) EH&S PDF
Torch Use Torch Use; Safety Guidelines Download
Toxic Gases Campus Toxic Gas Program Fact Sheet (EH&S website) EH&S PDF
Wastewater Quality Wastewater Slug Discharge Prevention and Emergency
Notification Fact Sheet
(EH&S website)
Welding Welding and Flame Cutting Operations Fact Sheet Download