Laboratory Safety and Laboratory Waste Disposal

  • Pranab Dey


Laboratory safety precautions are the integral part of any laboratory. This chapter discusses the various aspects of the laboratory safety precautions including general security, fire hazards, chemical hazards and the transmission of infection. In addition the chapter also covers the disposal of the laboratory waste materials.


Laboratory safety Waste disposal Universal precautionary measures Disinfectant 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pranab Dey
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  1. 1.Education and Research (PGIMER)Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER)ChandigarhIndia

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