Hazardous chemicals?

Answer this question ‘Yes’ if the proposal involves the use and storage (including cleaning and sterilizing of equipment) of any quantity of any solvents, oxidizers, corrosives, compressed gases, cryogenics, heavy metals, dust-generating compounds, ATF regulated materials, DEA Controlled Substances, pesticides, fertilizers, and/or hormones/steroids. Visit the Chemical Safety Program web page for additional guidance or contact Research Laboratory & Safety Services at rlss-help@arizona.edu(link sends e-mail) with questions.

Examples include but are not limited to:

  • Ethanol
  • Methanol
  • Tetrahydrofuran
  • Acetone
  • Potassium permanganate
  • Hydrogen peroxide
  • Sodium/Calcium hydroxide
  • Sulfuric/Nitric/Acetic acid
  • Carbon dioxide
  • Argon
  • Liquid nitrogen
  • Arsenic
  • Mercury
  • Mine tailings
  • Silica powder
  • Praxair FE-271 (or other brand additive manufacturing metal powder product)
  • Nitrotriazolone (NTO)
  • Nitrocellulose
  • Ketamine
  • Testosterone
  • Cannabidiol (CBD)
  • Round-Up (or other brand glyphosate product)
  • Microthiol (or other brand sulfur fungicide product)
  • Pyrethroids
  • Novel mode-of-action insecticide
  • Urea
  • Mono-ammonium phosphate (11-52-0)
  • Iron/Zinc/Molybdenum chelates
  • Zoetis (or other brand estradiol product)
  • Corticosteroids

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