Flashcards - Safety Procedures and Hazards in Scientific Research

Flashcards - Safety Procedures and Hazards in Scientific Research
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Biological specimens
A biological specimen is a biological laboratory specimen held by a biorepository for research
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autoclave
An autoclave is a pressure chamber used to carry out industrial processes requiring elevated temperature and pressure different from ambient air pressure
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Hazardous materials
Dangerous goods or hazardous goods are solids, liquids, or gases that can harm people, other living organisms, property, or the environment
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carcinogen
A carcinogen is any substance, radionuclide, or radiation that is an agent directly involved in causing cancer
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carcinogen
A carcinogen is any substance, radionuclide, or radiation that is an agent directly involved in causing cancer
Hazardous materials
Dangerous goods or hazardous goods are solids, liquids, or gases that can harm people, other living organisms, property, or the environment
autoclave
An autoclave is a pressure chamber used to carry out industrial processes requiring elevated temperature and pressure different from ambient air pressure
Biological specimens
A biological specimen is a biological laboratory specimen held by a biorepository for research
Occupational Safety and Health Administration
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is an agency of the United States Department of Labor
bioaccumulate
Bioaccumulation refers to the accumulation of substances, such as pesticides, or other chemicals in an organism
Safety Data Sheet
A safety data sheet , material safety data sheet , or product safety data sheet is an important component of product stewardship, occupational safety and health, and spill-handling procedures
lab safety
Many laboratories contain significant risks, and the prevention of laboratory accidents requires great care and constant vigilance

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