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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?
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?
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Soldering: Is it okay for students to do soldering using the tin/lead solder?
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Precipitation reactions: I am looking for precipitate reactions that have the least impact on the environment but are also dramatic. Do you have any suggestions?
Microscale Chemistry: Can you provide some information on microscale chemistry please?
Safety showers & eye washes: We are a very small regional school. We are after a SOP & risk assessment for safety showers and eye washes to use as a guide to write our own.