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Replacement of safety eyewear: Is there any specific guideline about how often safety glasses should be replaced?
Pregnancy and the school science workplace: I recently found out I am pregnant and just wanted to enquire as to whether there are any chemicals/experiments that (to your knowledge) I would need to
Making slime using borax: Is it ok to make slime in schools using borax? I have concerns about the health effects of borax.
Chemical Storage - barium nitrate. My container of barium nitrate looks like it has water inside. Is there a way that I can separate the water from the barium nitrate?
Biology activity observing skin cells: We have been asked to prepare the experiment for Yr 10 students to do- Observing Skin Cells - for observation under the microscope.
Chemical waste disposal - from esterification activity: I would like to know how the waste generated from the Isopentyl Acetate esterification process should be disposed of?
Storage of starter caps: Where should I store my starter caps?
Hand sanitiser: An SDS for the hand sanitiser our school has purchased states "Keep out of reach of children". I have been ask
Microbiology during COVID-19: Are there any additional precautions that should be taken? Science ASSIST has received a few questions on this topic, so we are combining them into one Q&A: