White robe. Protective glasses. Bunsen burner. For some, these items simply bring back memories of high school science labs, but for others, they are an everyday necessity. In the world of laboratory research, chemists and laboratory technicians are surrounded by hazardous chemicals and harmful elements daily. Sometimes there are errors in the security logs, which increases the danger these chemicals pose. The following resource is a brief overview of the common risks researchers face when using standard methods to address them and increase safety.
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