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.
Aerosol storage: Where can I find the standards and requirements for safe aerosol storage in the lab prep area?
Storage of Gas Cylinders: We currently have three gas cylinders - Hydrogen - DG 2.1 (size E), Oxygen - DG 2.2 & 5.1 (size D) and Carbon Dioxide - DG 2.2 (size D) which are secured with chains o
Science suppliers for polymer slime powder and ochre: I was wondering if you could help with sourcing some specific items for science.
Bunsen burner tubing: What is the new ruling on bunsen burner tubing? I am told the rubber hose is no longer to be used. We use LP gas at our school. Is it now the clear plastic?
Science Facilities: Where can I find policies, national standards etc. to clarify what the Australian Standards are for science rooms in schools?