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Lab Moves & Closeouts

As new laboratory teaching and research facilities are opened and moved into, it is essential that certain things are done to ensure safe and healthy lab spaces.

These include:

  • Safe and legal transport of hazardous materials
  • Disposal or removal of materials and equipment
  • Administration of
    • Chemical inventories
    • Lab signage and emergency contacts
    • Access control
    • Utilities Management
    • Decontamination of fixed infrastructure

Please use this document if you are performing any of the following:

  • Closing a lab
  • Moving out of a lab space
  • Moving into a new lab space

Laboratory Decommissioning and Commissioning Form

Form version May 2016

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