Laboratory Risk Assessment Video

July 9, 2018

This video has been made available by the American Chemical Society Division of Chemical Health and Safety.

Categories: Laboratory Safety


NIH Requirements for Registration of Recombinant DNA Experiments

July 6, 2018

The intent of this communication is to remind all researchers on campus working with recombinant DNA (rDNA) or synthetic nucleic acids of the requirements by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and UNC policy to register their research with the Institutional Biosafety Committee (IBC).

Categories: Research Safety


Lab Safety Winners June 2018 Laboratory Safety Winners

July 6, 2018

EHS appreciates the support for safe work environments on campus by the medal winners.

Categories: Laboratory Safety


Ebola Ebola Outbreak Update: Democratic Republic of the Congo

July 2, 2018

There has been significant progress in containing the EVD outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo. However, the outbreak is not yet over.

Categories: Ebola Preparedness


OWASA Headquarters OWASA Distributes Annual Water Quality Report Card

June 27, 2018

OWASA continued to meet or surpass all Federal and State standards for drinking water quality in 2017.

Categories: Water Safety