RESTRICTED PURCHASES – HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

RESTRICTED PURCHASES – HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

RESTRICTED PURCHASES – HAZARDOUS MATERIALS

hazardous material is defined as any item or agent (biological, chemical, radiological, and/or physical) that has the potential to cause harm to humans, animals, or the environment, either by itself or through interaction with other agents.

All employees, including but limited to, Principal Investigators (PI’s), Laboratory Supervisors, and Lead Instructional Support Technicians, have a duty to maintain a safe work environment and shall abide by the guidelines set forth in the CSUDH Chemical Hygiene Plan:

https://www.csudh.edu/Assets/csudh-sites/rm-ehos/docs/health-safety/2019/chemical-hygiene-plan.pdf

Individual Cardholders authorized to purchase hazardous chemicals and agents for laboratory use, are required to place orders through the Campus Marketplace (EMS Solutions) unless the required chemical or agent is not available through these provided suppliers, in which case Procurement should be contacted for purchase options.

https://www.csudh.edu/procurement/procurement-contracts/csubuy

The Campus Marketplace offers one-stop shopping and utilizes CSU Systemwide contracts with the following suppliers offering discounted pricing of 17% - 29%.

  • VWR
  • Carolina
  • Fisher Scientific
  • Sigma-Aldrich

The following additional CSU/UC Master Contracts can also be utilized, please contact Procurement & Contracts for special ordering instructions:

  • Agilent Technologies
  • AIR SOURCE INDUSTRIES
  • Eppendorf
  • New England Bio Labs
  • Cell Signaling Technology
  • BioRad Chemistry
  • Spectrum Chemicals and Laboratory Products
  • TakaraBio

All chemical orders shall be delivered to Shipping and Receiving and upon receipt, shall be delivered to the required location where authorized personnel shall inspect and appropriately store all chemicals for lab use.