Lab and Safety Management

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Lab and Safety Management
2011-12-11 22:46:07

Lab safety management
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  1. CFR
    Code of Federal Regulations
  2. OSHA
    Occupational Safety & Health Administration
  3. CHP
    Chemical Hygine PLan
  4. CHO
    Chemical Hygine Officer
  5. PPE
    Personal Protection Equipment
  6. MSDS
    Material Safety Data Sheet
  7. GHS
    Global Harmonized System
  8. ANSI
    American National Standard Intitute
  9. NFPA
    National Fire Protection Agency
  10. HMIS
    Hazardous Material Information Sheet
  11. TLV
    Thereshold Limit Value
  12. TWA
    Time Weighted Average
  13. STEL
    Short Term Exposure Limit
  14. PEL
    Permissable Exporsure Limit
  15. REL
    Recomended Exposure Limit
  16. LD50
    Lethal Dose 50%
  17. LC50
    Lethal Concentration 50% (air)
  18. SDS
    Safety Data Sheet
  19. LCSS
    Labatory Chemical Safety Sheet
  20. NIOSH
    National Institute of Occupational Safety and Healthy
  21. ACGIH
    American Conference Government Industrail Hygenist
  22. NTP
    National Toxicology Program
  23. IARC
    International Agency for Research on Cancer
  24. PHS
    Possible Hazardous Sheet
  25. LEL
    Lower Explosive Limit
  26. NPCA
    • National Paint & Coating
    • Association
  27. Routes of Exposure
    • Absorbtion Skin Eyes
    • Inhalation
    • Ingestion
    • Injection
  28. U-List
    hazardous Waste
  29. F-List
    waste from non-specific Sources
  30. P-list
    Acutely Hazardous waste
  31. Transporting Chemicals
    Using a cart with siderails, avoiding high traffic areas when possible, keep bottles of liquid seperated
  32. Acute exposure
    definedas short durations of exposure to high concentrationsof hazardous materials in the workplace
  33. Chronic exposure
    defined as continual exposure over a long periodof time to low concentrations of hazardous materialsin the workplace
  34. Chronic toxicity
    The capacity of a substance to cause long-term or delayed adverse health effects
  35. Embryotoxin
    toxin that affects the embryo with out necessarily affecting the mother
  36. lachrymator
    A substance that irritates the eyes and causes tears to flow
  37. mutagen
    a chemical thats cause a mutation
  38. poison
    A substance that, when introduced into or absorbed by a living organism, causes death or injury, esp. one that kills by rapid action even in a small quantity
  39. Select Carcinogen
    Compounds that are known to pose the greatest carcinogenichazard
  40. teratogen
    An agent or factor that causes malformation of an embryo