Date: Fri, 29 Feb 2008 13:08:26 -0500
Reply-To: "Samuella B. Sigmann" <sigmannsb**At_Symbol_Here**APPSTATE.EDU>
Sender: DCHAS-L Discussion List <DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**LIST.UVM.EDU>
From: "Samuella B. Sigmann" <sigmannsb**At_Symbol_Here**APPSTATE.EDU>
Subject: Re: Shoes in Lab
Comments: To: "Dr. Jay A. Young"
In-Reply-To: <002601c87afa$2f3a1f10$0201a8c0**At_Symbol_Here**chemical6df00a>

They are online (along with many others) :-)   We give hard copies to 
our undergrad researchers as part of their training.

Dr. Jay A. Young wrote:
> Ye Gods! Doesn't anybody have a copy of "Safety in the Academic 
> chemistry Laboratory", Volumes 1 and 2, any more?
> That free for the asking publication of the ACS states clearly and 
> emphatically that under no circumstances should any shoe be worn in 
> the lab that permits easy access of a liquid or solid to the skin of 
> the shoe-wearer.
> Sheesh!
> Jay Young
> *****************************************
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Murphy, Dr. Ruth Ann" 
> To: 
> Sent: Thursday, February 28, 2008 7:13 PM
> Subject: [DCHAS-L] Shoes in Lab
> Hello,
> I would appreciate learning your requirements for shoes in lab.   Tennis
> shoes, etc., while they cover the foot, offer little protection against
> spills.  Thank you for any information you might wish to share.
> Best,
> Ruth Ann
> Ruth Ann Murphy, Ph.D.
> Professor of Chemistry
> Chair, Department of Chemistry, Environmental Science and Geology
> The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor
> 900 College Street
> Belton, TX  76513-2599
> Phone (254) 295-4542
> Fax (254) 295-4237



The Washington Post's Style Invitational asked readers to take any word 
from the dictionary, alter it by adding, subtracting, or changing one 
letter, and supply a new definition.

*Dopeler** effect*: The tendency of stupid ideas to seem smarter when 
they come at you rapidly.


Samuella B. Sigmann, NRCC-CHO

Lecturer/Safety Committee Chair

A. R. Smith Department of Chemistry

Appalachian State University

525 Rivers Street

Boone, NC   28608

Phone: 828 262 2755

Fax: 828 262 6558

Email: sigmannsb**At_Symbol_Here** 


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