Testing emergency off buttons for power and gas: Do we have to test the emergency off buttons for power and gas in the lab? Who can do the testing?
Photocopier / printer stored outside chemical store room: Hi I have just come back off holidays to find a large photocopying machine placed opposite the door to my Chemical Store room—within a metr
Use of tears in a school practical: Hi I am asking if it is OK to use tears in a school prac? The tears are generated by a student holding an onion near their eye.
Using human tears in an experiment: Can human tears be used in an experiment in a classroom?
Spill kits: Many years ago I think schools were told to get spill kits-we did. We have just gone through the updated MSDS for the citric acid and soda ash.
Risk Assessment: Is there a basic requirement listed somewhere for what is required for Risk Assessment in NSW schools with regards to science experiments?
This downloadable document provides information regarding appropriate footwear in the school science laboratory.
This downloadable document contains a standard operating procedure (SOP) for the use of fire extinguishers
This ASSIST Information Sheet (AIS) deals with lab glass and porcelain disposal—the ‘sharp end’ of disposing of broken glass and porcelain.
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