Chemistry: When using 0.5 M NaOH is it advised to use gloves with the students in grade 7/8. We have always used goggles, aprons but not in the practice of using gloves.
GHS Implementation: I have started as a technician only recently and have been updating the labels to the new GHS requirement.
Science Companies: This is not a question, rather feedback on your suppliers.
Making Gold Nanoparticles: We have a teacher wanting to do the AccessNano/TechNYou "Making Gold Nanoparticles" experiment.
Chemical Storage Cabinets: Can you please provide information on chemical storage cabinets suitable for storage of corrosive substances, including concentrated nitric, sulfuric and hydrochloric aci
Risk assessments - who does them? Hi, I have been told that as a lab tech I have to write risk assessments for the teachers for classroom use.
Lab Tech office space requirements: Can anyone help?
Eating in Labs? Is there any documentation to support not eating in a science laboratory? And how do you suggest that this is adopted?
Standard Operating Procedures: The SOPs available on this site are great. Are there plans to add more to this list in the near future?
Sulfuric Acid in Corrosives Cabinet: A lid was left off 6M sulphuric acid in the corrosive cabinet for some time last year. It reacted with the air and the cabinet started to rust.