Date: Tue, 3 Oct 2006 11:28:34 -0400
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Subject: Re: Chemical lists for schools

From: "Hunter, Phil" 
Date: October 3, 2006 11:07:56 AM EDT
Subject: RE: [DCHAS-L] Chemical lists for schools

I apologize if someone else has already referenced this. I saw the  
first post, but have been frantically busy since.

The Washington State Department of Health and the Office of  
Superintendent of Public Instruction has published a Health and  
Safety Guide for K-12 schools in Washington State (http:// Appendix D  
contains a list of "chemicals deemed unsuitable for use in K-12  
schools due to excessive risk that exceeds educational utility" and a  
list of "chemicals appropriate only for advanced level high school  
science classes due to high risk and limited to small or micro scale  

Philip Hunter
Chemistry & Physics Instructor
Tacoma Community College
Building 28, Room 223 - 6
6501 South 19th Street
Tacoma, WA  98466
Phone 253-566-5302
Fax 253-460-4378

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