Biosafety in the Laboratory is a concise set of practical guidelines for handling and disposing of biohazardous material. The consensus of top experts in laboratory safety, this volume provides the information needed for immediate improvement of safety practices. It discusses high- and low-risk biological agents (including the highest-risk materials handled in labs today), presents the qseven basic rules of biosafety, q addresses special issues such as the shipping of dangerous materials, covers waste disposal in detail, offers a checklist for administering laboratory safety--and more.Prudent Practices for Handling and Disposal of Infectious Materials Committee on Hazardous Biological Substances in the ... water) are imposed by the Department of Transportation and the U.S. Postal Service (Postal Service Manual), ... A Class I or Class II biological safety cabinet provides the most suitable work station for opening packages and for the ... Biosafety in the Laboratory: Prudent Practices for Handling and Disposal of Infectious Materials CONTENTS xi CONTENTS xii.
|Title||:||Biosafety in the Laboratory:|
|Author||:||Committee on Hazardous Biological Substances in the Laboratory,National Research Council, Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences, Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications|
|Publisher||:||National Academies Press - 1989-01-01|