Lab Safety Resources

Sources of Technical Information Prior to Use of New Materials



Wiley Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis (e-EROS)

Not Voodoo (Laboratory Techniques & Methods to Improve Your Experimental Skills)



NIH Guidelines, Office of Biotechnology Activities

Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories 6th Edition

Canadian CDC, Pathogen Safety Data Sheets and Risk Assessment

Safety Coordinators

EHS Office: 617-452-3477

ChemE Coordinators:  

Brian S. Smith (, 617-253-6238)

Christopher Monaco (, 617-702-6100)

EHS Contacts:

Susan Leite (Safety/EMP Officer), 617-253-5246

Carolyn Stahl (Senior Biosafety Officer), 617-253-5564

MIT Emergency Contacts

Emergency – Campus Police/EMS:   617-253-1212   |   Dial 100 on Campus

MIT Medical:  617-253-4481

MIT Mental Health and Counseling:   617-253-2916

Violence Prevention Hotline:  617-253-2300

Dean-on-Call:   617-253-1212

SafeRide (6pm-3am):   617-253-2997

Emergency Repair:   617-253-4948