Date: Tue, 16 Feb 2010 15:29:50 -0500
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Subject: Re: Lab Coat Options
Change "lab coat" to
"safety goggles", "gloves" or "respirator" in the first paragraph below,
and you will see The Answer....
On Feb 16, 2010, at 2:20 PM,
Danielle Boren wrote:
Does anyone have experience with chemists that state
they are too hot to wear lab coats? For the most part, all
scientists in my company comply. One exception - he flat out refuses
to wear the lab coat because he says it makes him so hot he feels like
he=92s going to pass out.
Since the whole point of wearing a lab coat is to
protect against spills and splashes, wearing a thinner coat does not
seem like a viable option.
I would like to find a solution that is workable for
the employee, but also protects the company from
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