CHEM 201 - Stewardship and Safety in Chemical Practice

A course designed to familiarize students with the OSHA Laboratory Standard and NFPA, ANSI, and NIOSH guidelines and regulations pertaining to safety in chemical laboratories. Specific topics include proper labeling; maintaining chemical inventories; acquiring, dispensing, and disposing of chemicals; spill cleanup; safety equipment monitoring; and prudent practices. Specific attention will be given to minimizing the health risks associated with careers in chemistry and the environmental impact of chemical use and disposal.

Prerequisite(s): CHEM 132.

Offered Fall 2017 and alternate Fall semesters.

This course information is from the 2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog. View this catalog.