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Experimenting with Danger


Experimenting with Danger

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""Hazards associated with conducting research at chemical laboratories in academic institutions. Investigation Details: Texas Tech University Chemistry Lab Explosion"  This video goes through the requirements for an effective prevention program for prevention of fires and physical hazards in University Chemical Laboratories 
Material Type: Case Study
Technical Format: Video
Date Added to MERLOT: February 28, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: February 28, 2012
Keywords: pyrophoric, toxic materials, safety program, accident prevention, Chemical Safety



Primary Audience: College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division, Graduate School
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Windows video or Quick Time.  Also available on the CSB Youtube Channel
Language: English
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: unsure
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
Creative Commons: unsure


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2 years ago

James "JD" Brown (Faculty)

This video drives home the imprtance of a conprehensive lok at safety in handling of a variety of chemicals in research situations.

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High quality.  Is also avaialble free on media from CSB

Time spent reviewing site: 30 minutes
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