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?
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
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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?
Biodiesel: Do you have a method or advice that you can recommend for making biodiesel? I am concerned about the safety and waste disposal aspects.
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.