Lab & Chemical Safety


   

ChemFacts

http://www.ehs.gatech.edu/chemical/chemFacts.php

ChemSafety

http://www.ehs.gatech.edu/chemical/chemSafety.php

Dangerous Gas Safety Program

http://www.ehs.gatech.edu/chemical/dangerousGasSafetyProgram.pdf

MSDS

BOR MSDS links

http://www.usg.edu/ehs/library/msds.phtml

Chematix

https://www.chematix.gatech.edu/Chematix/

Need Help? Contact Us

Debbie Wolfe-Lopez

Chemical Safety Manager

404-385-2964

Shanell Riley

Chemical Safety Specialist

404-894-9381

shanell.riley@ehs.gatech.edu

Morgan Wright

Chemical Safety Specialist

404-385-0821

morgan.wright@ehs.gatech.edu

Required Training

RTK: All new employees must receive training on their rights under the Georgia Public Employees Hazardous Chemical and Protection and Right to Know (RTK) Law. Additionally, all employees who work with chemicals (labs, shops, custodial, landscaping) must receive refresher training annually.

Online: http://www.usg.edu/facilities/resources/training

Classroom: http://trains.gatech.edu/

Asbestos Hazard Awareness: All persons who work at jobs that may cause them to come in contact with asbestos such as custodial employees, maintenance workers, landscapers, building managers, and project managers are required by Federal law to attend Two Hour Asbestos Hazard Awareness Training annually.

Classroom: http://www.trainsweb.gatech.edu/

Chematix: Chematix is the Chemical Management System that is required in all Georgia Tech Labs and Shops.

Online: http://www.trainsweb.gatech.edu/?page=coursedesc&courseID=625&sessionID=4092

Classroom: http://www.trainsweb.gatech.edu/

Hazardous Waste Awareness Training

Online: http://www.usg.edu/ehs/training/hazwaste/

Advanced Lab Safety for PIs and Lab Managers

Basic Lab Safety

Classroom: http://www.trainsweb.gatech.edu/

Recommended Training

Understanding MSDS

Classroom: http://www.trainsweb.gatech.edu/

We will bring any classroom presentation to your group of 6 people or more at a time and place convenient to you- just call us!

Lab Inspection Documents

http://www.ehs.gatech.edu/chemical/LabInspect.php

Lab Safety Manual

For Assistance Contact:

Debbie Wolfe-Lopez

Shanell Riley

http://www.ehs.gatech.edu/chemical/AAA Lab Safety Manual April 29 2013.pdf

debbie.wolfe-lopez@ehs.gatech.edu

shanell.riley@ehs.gatech.edu

Lab Signage - Interior

http://www.ehs.gatech.edu/chemical/LabSignInt.php

Lab Signage - Exterior

http://www.ehs.gatech.edu/chemical/LabSignExt.php

Programs/Policies/ Guidelines

Respiratory Protection

For Assistance Contact Morgan Wright

http://www.ehs.gatech.edu/chemical/Georgia Tech Respiratory Protection Program 8-12.pdf

morgan.wright@ehs.gatech.edu

Personal Protective Equipment Policy

http://www.ehs.gatech.edu/chemical/ppePolicy.php

Respiratory Protection Guide

http://www.ehs.gatech.edu/chemical/flowchart.doc

Nanotechnology

GT Guidelines for Safe Handling of Nanomaterials
http://www.ehs.gatech.edu/chemical/nanotechnology.doc

Hearing Conservation

http://www.ehs.gatech.edu/chemical/hearing_conservation.pdf

RTK Plan

http://www.ehs.gatech.edu/chemical/GeorgiaTechRTKplan9-10.doc

Ethylene Oxide Sterilizers

For Assistance Contact Debbie Wolfe-Lopez

The GT Program for the Installation and Use of Ethylene Oxide Sterilizers is currently being updated.

Fume Hoods

Fume Hood Inspection Protocol

For Assistance Contact Shanell Riley or Morgan Wright

shanell.riley@ehs.gatech.edu

morgan.wright@ehs.gatech.edu

Lab Inspections

Lab Inspection Protocol

Lab Inspection Check Sheet

For Assistance Contact Shanell Riley or Morgan Wright

shanell.riley@ehs.gatech.edu

morgan.wright@ehs.gatech.edu

 

Lab Inspection Check List

Restricted Purchases 

For Assistance Contact:

Debbie Wolfe-Lopez,

GT Chemical Safety Manager

Dr. William Baron, Chair,

GT Chemical and Environmental Safety Committee

Restricted Purchases description update May 2013

Restricted Purchase Request- Chemicals

Restricted Purchase Request- Equipment

Non-ionizing Radiation

 

 

Shipping of Biological and Chemical Samples

For chemical samples, contact Shanell Riley or Morgan Wright.

For biological samples Contact Shane Gillooly:

Shipping Samples

Shipping Training is now available online with the Office of Organizational Development. The training can be found in the online tutorials section of the Trainsweb site (www.trainsweb.gatech.edu). The training is called Shipping of Hazardous Materials

shane.gillooly@ehs.gatech.edu

morgan.wright@ehs.gatech.edu

shanell.riley@ehs.gatech.edu

Minors in GT Labs

 

www.ehs.gatech.edu/minors.php