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DAVID C. FINSTER, PhD, teaches chemistry at Wittenberg University, where he has served as chair of the Chemistry Department. He is also the university's Chemical Hygiene Officer and a Certified Chemical Hygiene Officer (NRCC, 1999). In addition, Dr. Finster has presented numerous talks and workshops on the application of intellectual development theory to learning science and chemistry.
Table of Contents
|Safety Ethics, Principles, and Practices|
|The Four Principles of Safety|
|What is Green Chemistry?|
|Re-thinking Safety: Learning from Laboratory Incidents|
|Green Chemistry in Organic Chemistry|
|Fostering a Safety Culture|
|Employers' Expectations of Safety Skills for New Chemists|
|Laws and Regulations Pertaining to Safety|
|Green Chemistry - The Big Picture|
|Responding to Laboratory Emergencies|
|Fire Emergencies in Introductory Courses|
|Chemical Spills: On You and in the Lab oratory|
|First Aid in Chemistry Laboratories|
|Fire Emergencies in Organic and Advanced Courses|
|Chemical Spills: Containment and Clean-up|
|Understanding and Communicating about Laboratory Hazards|
|Routes of Exposure to Hazards|
|Learning the Language of Safety: Signs, Symbols, and Labels|
|Finding Hazard Information Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS)|
|The Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals|
|Information Resources About Laboratory Hazards and Safety|
|Interpreting MSDS Information|
|Chemical Hygiene Plans|
|Recognizing Laboratory Hazards: Toxic Substances and Biological Agents|
|Introduction to Toxicology|
|Biotransformation, Bioaccumulation, and Elimination of Toxicants|
|Biological Hazards and Biosafety|
|Recognizing Laboratory Hazards: Physical Hazards|
|Corrosive Hazards in Introductory Chemistry Laboratories|
|Flammables - Chemicals with Burning Passions|
|Corrosives in Advanced Laboratories|
|The Chemistry of Fire and Explosions|
|Incompatibles A Clash of Violent Proportions|
|Gas Cylinders and Cryogenic Liquid Tanks|
|Peroxides Potentially Explosive Hazards|
|Reactive and Unstable Laboratory Chemicals|
|Hazards from Low or High Pressure Systems|
|Housekeeping in the Research Lab - The Dangers of Messy Labs|
|Non-ionizing Radiation and Electric and Magnetic Fields|
|An Array of Rays: Ionizing Radiation Hazards in the Laboratory|
|Cryogenic Hazards A Chilling Experience|
|Hazards of Catalysts|
|Risk Assessment - Living Safely with Hazards|
|Using the GHS to Evaluate Chemical Toxic Hazards|
|Understanding Occupational Exposure Limits (OEL)|
|Assessing Chemical Exposure|
|Working or Visiting in a New Laboratory|
|Safety Planning for New Experiments|
|Minimizing, Controlling and Managing Hazards|
|Managing Risk Making Decisions about Safety|
|Laboratory Eye Protection|
|Protecting Your Skin Clothes, Gloves and Tools|
|Chemical Hoods in Introductory Laboratories|
|More about Eye and Face Protection|
|Protecting Your Skin in Advanced Laboratories|
|Containment and Ventilation in Advanced Laboratories|
|Safety Measures for Common Laboratory Operations|
|Biological Safety Cabinets|
|Protective Clothing and Respirators|
|Safety in the Research Laboratory|
|Process Safety for Chemical Operations|
|Chemical Management: Inspections, Storage, Wastes, and Security|
|Introduction to Handling Chemical Wastes|
|Storing Flammables and Corrosives|
|Doing Your Own Safety Inspection|
|Managing Chemicals in Your Laboratory|
|Chemical Inventories and Storage|
|Handling Hazardous Laboratory Waste|
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