From: Monona Rossol <actsnyc**At_Symbol_Here**>
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] C&EN article: Chemistry Professors Promote Lab Safety
Date: Thu, 12 Jun 2014 13:31:31 -0400
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thanks for the excellent article.  And thanks also for having it open up without asking for my password which I never can remember.
Monona Rossol, M.S., M.F.A., Industrial Hygienist
President:  Arts, Crafts & Theater Safety, Inc.
Safety Officer: Local USA829, IATSE
181 Thompson St., #23
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-----Original Message-----
From: Elmore, Kimberly A <elmorek**At_Symbol_Here**CAMPBELL.EDU>
Sent: Thu, Jun 12, 2014 10:56 am
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] C&EN article: Chemistry Professors Promote Lab Safety

Just printed the article for my bulletin board and to share with faculty.

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From: DCHAS-L Discussion List [mailto:dchas-l**At_Symbol_Here**MED.CORNELL.EDU] On Behalf Of 
Ralph B. Stuart
Sent: Monday, June 09, 2014 9:42 AM
Subject: [DCHAS-L] C&EN article: Chemistry Professors Promote Lab Safety

DCHAS people with access to C&EN on line are likely to be interested in the 
article at

The lead paragraphs:
When it comes to training students and postdoctoral researchers to work safely 
in academic laboratories, it is hard to overemphasize the importance of the head 
of the lab-the principal investigator (PI).

"The PI sets the tone for how a lab is going to act and operate," says Dominick 
J. Casadonte Jr., a chemistry professor at Texas Tech University. "If the PI is 
very safety conscious and has safety as a priority, then students and 
professionals in the lab will also have it as a high priority."

- Ralph 

Ralph Stuart CIH
Chemical Hygiene Officer
Department of Environmental Health and Safety Cornell University


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