Chemical Safety and Hygiene

Chemical Hygiene

This page is to help you with the following (Links to each follow)

  • MSDS sheets. It is your (and your students) responsibility to read and understand the Material Safety and Data Sheets, MSDS, for all chemicals being used in projects.
  • You should read and understand the Chemical Hygiene plan.
  • Waste collection and labeling. Click here for a Chemical Waste Form
  • Chemical compatibility and storage.
  • Chemicals on hand in the stockroom.

Emergency Contacts

In the event of an emergency or for help with a problem contact:

Life threatening:  CALL 911

Other emergencies call:

Jarral Ryter
210 Hurst Hall
970-943-2875
jryter@western.edu

Or

Lori Clement (administrative assistant)
128 Hurst Hall
970.943.2015
lclement@western.edu

Does the stockroom have a chemical you need?

Contact
Jarral Ryter
210 Hurst Hall
970-943-2875
jryter@western.edu.

Vertere Chemical database

Click here for help using the chemical database.

Chemical Hygiene

For information on our Chemical Hygiene plan (safety and Lab protocol) click the following link.

Chemical Hygiene plan (pdf file)

For information on the following click each link.