Lab Startup Compliance Procedures

The Lab Startup Compliance Procedures from the UMass Amherst Institutional Chemical Safety Committee state (in part): Whenever a new researcher is to be set up in a laboratory at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, it is the responsibility of the Department Head to inform the departments listed below of the location of the research and any special equipment/resources (electrical, plumbing, HVAC) or special requirements (heavy equipment) that will be needed, at the earliest possible date. The departments to be notified are:

  • Environmental Health and Safety, Draper Hall 117 at: 413-545-2682
  • Facilities Planning, Physical Plant Building at: 413-545-1383
  • Physical Plant, Physical Plant Building at: 413-545-0600