Laboratory Chemical Hygiene Quiz

Answer Key


1 Which employees are required to comply with the Chemical Hygiene Plan?
    All employees that use hazardous chemicals

2 Reagent grade chemicals shall be stored and segregated according to:
    The Flinn Storage Pattern, or some other approved method

3 Long hair and loose clothes shall not be confined.
    False

4 A person can find out what chemicals are authorized for use in the schools by looking at:
    The approved hazardous chemical inventory list

5 The SOP's must contain the information on how to dispose of waste materials.
    True

6 The OSHA regulatory standard for Occupational exposure to hazardous chemicals in labs is 04 JUL 1776.1500
    False

7 OSHA table 1910.1000 Table Z-1 sets what?
    Limit for air contaminants

8 Broken glass should be disposed in regular trash bags. without padding or further protection.
    False

9 When using a pipette it is ok to siphon by mouth if you are siphoning water.
    False

10 You always need to wear safety goggles when handling chemicals?
    True