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#Chemsafety at #ACSSanDiego

Here’s what’s planned for chemical and laboratory safety at the ACS...

Don’t mix sodium hydride with polar aprotic solvents

Combining sodium hydride with some solvents can be a bad idea, as a group...

Liquid nitrogen calamities

Credit: Shutterstock Via @sarahdcady on Twitter, some liquid nitrogen...

Send your favorite chemist a #labsafety valentine

University of California, San Francisco, chemical hygiene officer Caroline...

10 years ago, Sheri Sangji died following a lab fire

Today is the 10th anniversary of Sheharbano (Sheri) Sangji’s death...

Gas cylinder explosion in India’s premier government lab kills 1 person, wounds 3 more

Contributed by K. V. Venkatasubramanian, special to C&EN. A gas cylinder...

To reduce worker exposure to nanomaterials, follow workplace design recommendations

Earlier this year, the U.S. National Institute of Occupational Safety &...

Azidophenylalanine poses explosion risk

From C&EN a few weeks ago: Azidophenylalanine poses explosion risk,...

Tuesday #chemsafety at #ACSNOLA

Today at the ACS National Meeting in New Orleans: CHAS: Water Supply...