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Now Introducing…The Globally Harmonized System for Chemicals
by John Olson
posted on 2:33 PM, January 4, 2017
-- Now Introducing…The Globally Harmonized System for Chemicals  -- Have you had difficulty recognizing how hazardous a chemical is? The chemical labels are inconsistent and the MSDS (Material Safety...
Free Safety Training for Pre-Service & Middle / Secondary Teachers (also certification)
by Flinn Scientific
posted on 2:35 PM, January 4, 2017
Free Safety Training for Pre-Service & Middle / Secondary Teachers (also certification) January, 2011 Flinn Scientific www.flinnsci.com is offering an incredible free service for middle/secondary preservice...
Safety and Class Size in Science Laboratories, John Olson, MnSTA President 2004-2006
by John Olson
posted on 2:37 PM, January 4, 2017
-- Safety and Class Size in Science Laboratories, John Olson, MnSTA President 2004-2006 -- When a science teacher is assigned a class of 35, 40 or even more, the exasperated teacher is likely to respond,...
Lab Safety References
by
posted on 2:39 PM, January 4, 2017
-- References -- * Biehle, J.T., et.al. 1999. NSTA Guide to School Science Facilities. Arlington, VA: NSTA Press. * Flinn, Larry. 2000. Overcrowding in the Science Laboratory. Flinn Scientific. (also...
The Harmful Particles in 3-D Printers
by By Kenneth Roy | Published: December 15, 2016 in NSTA Blog
posted on 2:44 PM, January 4, 2017
This article is taken from the NSTA Blog at http://nstacommunities.org/blog/2016/12/15/the-harmful-particles-in-3-d-printers/ -- The Harmful Particles in 3-D Printers -- By Kenneth Roy | Published:...
New ACS Safety Guidelines for Chemical Demos
by ACS
posted on 2:52 PM, January 4, 2017
  Download your copy of the American Chemical Society Division of Chemical Education Safety Guidelines for Chemical Demonstrations.
How to Safeguard Your Lab
by Kenneth Roy | Published: May 16, 2017 in NSTA Blog
posted on 1:45 PM, May 22, 2017
Many of the chemicals on the Department of Homeland Security’s Anti-Terrorism Standards Chemicals of Interest List can be found in high school storerooms. These chemicals may be prone to theft and unauthorized lab experiments. Some terrorist websites have even suggested that their operatives pose as students to acquire hazardous chemical, biological, or radiological agents (NAP 2011). To meet this challenge, science teachers, their supervisors, and administrators need to provide a secure working environment by making their labs more secure.
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