Chemical Hygiene Plan

Chemical compliance guidelines at UNM Health Sciences.

The safe use of chemicals in laboratories is regulated by Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Laboratory Standard among other regulations. Local building codes mandate Maximum Allowable Quantities of certain hazardous chemicals. All hazardous chemicals must be inventoried. Additional special licensing, registration, security or handling provisions apply to Chemicals of Interest, Select Agent Toxins, Controlled Substances, radioactive materials, high risk toxic gases and chemical waste.

Contact information

David Brown, MS
Research specialist/lab, lab safety specialist
Email: dcbrown@salud.unm.edu
Call: 505-272-0661

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Physical Location:

Fitz Hall B61

Mailing Address:

MSC 08 4560
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131