APPENDIX 1H Safe Use of Hazardous Chemicals

  1. George Lunn1,
  2. Gretchen Lawler2

Published Online: 1 MAY 2002

DOI: 10.1002/0471142727.mba01hs58

Current Protocols in Molecular Biology

Current Protocols in Molecular Biology

How to Cite

Lunn, G. and Lawler, G. 2002. Safe Use of Hazardous Chemicals. Current Protocols in Molecular Biology. 58:1H:A.1H.1–A.1H.33.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Baltimore, Maryland

  2. 2

    Purdue University West, Lafayette, Indiana

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 MAY 2002
  2. Published Print: APR 2002


This appendix presents useful basic information, including common abbreviations, useful measurements and data, characteristics of amino acids and nucleic acids, information on radioactivity and the safe use of radioisotopes and other hazardous chemicals, conversions for centrifuges and rotors, characteristics of common detergents, and common conversion factors.