Chemical Safety

The Chemical Safety program is designed to minimize the health risk to employees, students, and the public from potential exposure to hazardous materials that are used in research laboratories. This web site is designed to inform researchers on proper chemical handling, safety precautions and waste disposal.

Divisonal Chemical Safety Manual
Chemical Safety Video
Material Safety Data Sheets

 

 

Emergency: Any Kind - Any Time: Call x5000


INFORM DISPATCHER:

• The nature of the emergency
• Your name
• Your phone number
• Your location
 
Do not hang up until you are sure no further information is required, unless there is an immediate threat to your safety.

After notifying emergency personnel, notify building occupants. Wait for the arrival of emergency personnel in a safe location.

CAMPUS EMERGENCY RESOURCES:

Environment, Health and Safety Office x
6727

Security:
x4701 - Non-Emergency  

x5000 - 24 Hour Emergency Dispatch


Facilities Management
 x4717
          24 Hour Service Center

 

Chemical Safety Program Contact People
 

Joe Drew, (626) 395-2745
Nathan Siladke, (626) 395-2430
Larry Martinez, (626) 395-2428
EHS Office, (626) 395-6727

 

Safety Orientation Check List
 

 

Caltech Resources
 

 

Online Resources