This information sheet provides an updated review of several questions related to safety shower and eyewash facilities in school laboratories.
Bunsen burners and ties: I just wanted to check how the situation looks at schools wearing ties as part of their uniform requirements. They have to wear ties at all times.
This website offers alternatives to animal dissections.
Asbestos in BBQ gloves?: I bought some BBQ/Chef's gloves from a few suppliers last year to try them out.
This information sheet is an updated review of the answers to the following questions, and replaces the previously published Q&As:
NOTICE: A suite of updated microbiology SOPs are available for subscribers to download.
WLNA and WLDA Agar plates: One of our Science teachers has asked for these specific agar plates that are used for culturing microorganisms associated with brewing and fermentation.
Thermite reaction: Last term we tried to run the thermite reaction, however I was unable to light the reaction mixture using either sparklers or magnesium ribbon.
Student handling of bones: I’m looking for information, regulations, requirements etc, about the handling of completely cleaned and treated bones by high school students to rebuild the skeleton of
Electrical equipment testing and tagging: How often should we be testing and tagging electrical equipment in NSW schools according to WHS legislation?