Biohazardous Materials

Information on the proper handling of biologically hazardous materials can be found below.

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Biosafety Manual

Biosafety Cabinets

Shipping Biohazardous Materials

Centers for Disease Control Guidance

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The following training courses are mandatory for all laboratory personnel that ship samples with dry ice (solid carbon dioxide) or a shipment that contains exempt specimens, genetically modified organisms (GMOs), or category B substances.

  1.  BLS204w- Requirements for Shipping Non-Dangerous Goods with Dry Ice
  2. BLS209w- Regulations for Shipping Biologics - Infectious Substances Category B


Environmental Health and Safety

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