Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2007 10:46:35 -0400
Reply-To: Elizabeth Gregory <egregory**At_Symbol_Here**BROCKPORT.EDU>
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From: Elizabeth Gregory <egregory**At_Symbol_Here**BROCKPORT.EDU>
Subject: Re: Request for Advice on Chemical Hygiene
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Packing tape works wonders!

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From: DCHAS-L Discussion List [mailto:DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**LIST.UVM.EDU] On Behalf Of Joe
Sent: Tuesday, July 17, 2007 10:32 AM
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Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] Request for Advice on Chemical Hygiene

I tape over nearly all bottle labels when they arrive using the wide packing
tape. I don't know if this would solve the problem there.

Joe C

At 08:42 AM 7/17/2007, rebelford**At_Symbol_Here**UALR.EDU wrote:
>I am in Thailand and the day after I arrived I ran a one day workshop 
>on Information and Communication Technologies as the fourth day of a 
>five day nation wide workshop for high school teachers.  I included a 
>section on MSDS and Chemical Hygiene, and on the following day I was 
>given written questions by the "adjun"
>(teachers).  Although only a minor part of my workshop was on chemical 
>hygiene, every question but one dealt with either chemical hygiene 
>issues or green chemistry.
>It appears that in this humid land (full of black mold) there is a 
>propensity for labels to disintegrate off bottles in school stock 
>rooms, and I was asked what to do.  So, I am asking if anyone has any 
>web based (or other) protocols for dealing with unlabeled containers 
>that I could share.  I would really appreciate any input as these are 
>great people whom I believe have far greater problems than we do when 
>it come to chemical hygiene issues and they do care.
>I really appreciate any input and help.
>Bob Belford
>Robert E. Belford
>Department of Chemistry
>University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Joseph M Crockett
Professor of Chemistry
Bridgewater College of Virginia
Bridgewater, VA 22812

McKinney Center for Science and Mathematics - Office 307


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