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useful scientific resources

journals of interest

resources at illinois

safety resources

Division of Research Safety (DRS)
safety division of the University of Illinois
Fire Extinguisher Training
guide to fire extinguisher types and fire types
NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards
key hazard information on specific chemicals, including properties and toxicity information
Prudent Practices in the Laboratory
publication (free online as e-book) from the National Research Council including extensive safety practices on use of reagents and equipment as well as chemical disposal
Safety in Academic Chemistry Laboratories
brief electronic publication (pdf e-book) by ACS with general practices for specific laboratory techniques
SCS Safety Resources
safety resources from the School of Chemical Sciences at UIUC; includes the SCS chemical hygiene plan and safety forms