CRC Handbook of Laboratory Safety / Edition 4

CRC Handbook of Laboratory Safety / Edition 4

by A. Keith Furr
     
 

This Fourth Edition of the CRC Handbook of Laboratory Safety expands and updates the discussions found in the previous editions. The latest technologies and issues are incorporated to keep managers and laboratory personnel up-to-date on programs to meet the needs of new regulations.

Every attempt has been made to ensure that the current edition is as up-to-date as

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Overview

This Fourth Edition of the CRC Handbook of Laboratory Safety expands and updates the discussions found in the previous editions. The latest technologies and issues are incorporated to keep managers and laboratory personnel up-to-date on programs to meet the needs of new regulations.

Every attempt has been made to ensure that the current edition is as up-to-date as possible by continually reviewing current regulatory standards. Every article has been revised to reflect the newest changes. Topics may be similar but the content may have changed significantly. The wealth of information easily accessible in this new edition continues to make the CRC Handbook of Laboratory Safety an essential reference tool.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780849325182
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Pages:
816
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 10.33(h) x 1.94(d)

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
Laboratory Safety as a Cooperative Responsibility
EMERGENCIES
Components of Emergency Preparedness
Institutional or Corporate Emergency Committee
Emergency Plan
Emergency Procedures for Selected Emergencies
Artificial Respiration, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), and First Aid
LABORATORY FACILITIES - DESIGN AND EQUIPMENT
Laboratory Design
Fixed Equipment and Furniture
Chemical Storage Rooms
Movable Equipment
Animal Laboratories - Special Requirements
LABORATORY OPERATIONS
General Considerations
OSHA Laboratory Safety Standard
Operational Planning
Purchasing of Animals
Storage
Handling and Use of Chemicals: Laboratory Operations
Hazard Awareness (Right-to-Know)
Health Effects
Spills and Emergencies
Chemical Wastes
Laboratory Closeout Procedures
NONCHEMICAL LABORATORIES
Introduction
Radioisotope Laboratories
X-Ray Facilities
Nonionizing Radiation
Laser Laboratories
Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories
Recombinant DNA Laboratories
Research Animal Care and Handling
PERSONAL AND PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
Introduction
Respiratory Protection
Eye Protection
Materials for Protective Apparel
Hearing Protection
First Aid Kits
Other Personal Protective Equipment
Appendix: Laboratory Checklist
INDEX

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