12 Scalding Hot Safety Tips for Using an Autoclave
MedSun: Newsletter #49, June 2010

Lab Manager Magazine

The physical hazards of using an autoclave involve heat, steam, and pressure. The biological hazards involve potential exposure to viable human pathogens. This article focuses on proper autoclave operating procedures, safety practices, maintenance, and testing for effectiveness.

Additional Information:

Lab Manager Magazine. 12 Scalding Hot Safety Tips for Using an Autoclave. April 29, 2010.
http://www.labmanager.com/stips.asp?ID=115


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