Chemical Hygiene Plan

The purpose of the Chemical Hygiene Plan (CHP) is to set forth policies, procedures, personal protective equipment (PPE) and work practices for protecting faculty, staff and students from potential health hazards associated with the use of hazardous chemicals in university laboratories.  All personnel should be familiar with the Chemical Hygiene Plan and policies pertaining to their work.  The Chemical Hygiene Plan is intended to meet the requirements of 29 CFR 1910.1450 (Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals in Laboratories).