Date: Tue, 14 Jun 2011 13:17:17 -0400
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From: "Dona Lee Wong, Ph.D." <dona_wong**At_Symbol_Here**HMS.HARVARD.EDU>
Subject: Re: Histology Lab Covered by OSHA Lab Standard
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Absolutely.  Unless I'm misunderstanding the type of histological processing that is performed by the lab, there are a wide variety of very toxic chemicals utilized.

dona wong

On 6/14/11 11:32 AM, Craig Calvert wrote:


I am currently working with a histology laboratory on their safety procedures. I am looking for other opinions on whether the OSHA Laboratory Standard applies to a histology laboratory?



Craig Calvert, PhD, NRCC-CHO
Senior Scientist
Fuss & O'Neill EnviroScience, LLC | 146 Hartford Road | Manchester, CT 06040
860.646.2469 x5571 |
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Dona Lee Wong, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry
Harvard Medical School
Director, Laboratory of Molecular and Developmental Neurobiology
McLean Hospital
115 Mill Street, MRC #116, Box 144
Belmont, MA 02478
Tel:  617-855-2042
FAX:  617-855-2058
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