Making Hand Sanitiser: Can we make our own sanitizer for staff and students to use in schools? Are there any regulations regarding this?
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Should shared safety glasses be decontaminated after each use? I have concerns about the Coronavirus and the use of shared safety glasses. What should we be doing to clean, disinfect them?
Biological preserved specimens: What are the rules for storing and/or disposing of biological preserved specimens?
Transportation of school chemicals: What are the rules for transporting school chemicals in private vehicles?
Chemical Store Ventilation: Can you clarify if the exhaust fan in the chemical store should be regularly tested to ensure it is providing sufficient ventilation?
Glass stoppers fused to bottles: Do you have any advice regarding dealing with the (safe) removal of ground glass stoppers from reagent bottles, which have frozen to the joint?
Health monitoring requirements: Is health monitoring for exposure to hazardous chemicals required for chemicals in the List of Recommended Chemicals/ Chemical Management Handbook?
Soldering: Is it okay for students to do soldering using the tin/lead solder?
Disposal of potassium permanganate and glycerol reaction: How do I safely dispose of the products of the exothermic reaction between potassium permanganate and glycerol conducted in a mortar and pe