The Department of
Materials Science and Nanoengineering promotes safe laboratory environments
that support the University’s science and research mission. It is required that
new personnel/students take a safety tour of the laboratory before entry. Any use of chemicals or machinery will be
explained to you by the lead of the appropriate project. All new
personnel/students should contact Gary Cisneros(email@example.com),
Distinguished Faculty Fellow, for direction.
The Rice University
Environmental Health and Safety Department conducts regularly scheduled laboratory
inspection for compliance on all federal, state, local, and university policies
and regulations. To better understand regulations and generally acceptable lab
practices, please see the Environmental Health and Safety Inspection Checklist.
To receive more training
for general laboratory, biosafety, blood borne pathogens, radiation and laser
safety visit Safety Training Sign Up and register with Environment Health and Safety.
Safety in the Laboratory
(Acids and Bases)
(Dehydrating Agents and Oxidizing Agents)