Resources for Nanotechnology Laboratory Safety

The list below is a sample of laboratory safety resources related to nanotechnology. Inclusion on this list is intended to provide examples of existing resources and does not imply any endorsement of specific resources or recommendation regarding specific methods, approaches, procedures, or policies. Researchers are encouraged to work with their institutional industrial hygiene and environmental, health, and safety offices to develop appropriate methods for their specific situation.

U.S. Federal Government

U.S. Department of Energy
National Institutes of Health

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

Occupational Safety and Health Administration


Baylor University

Brown University

Clemson University

Duke University

George Mason University

George Washington University

Harvard University

John Hopkins University

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Michigan State University

Missouri State University

Missouri University of Science and Technology

North Carolina State University

Oakland University (Michigan)

Purdue University

Rice University

Stanford University

SUNY Polytechnic Institute

SUNY Stonybrook

University of California San Diego

University of Alabama in Huntsville

University of California, Riverside

University of Houston

University of Illinois

University of Iowa

University of Massachusetts (Amherst)

University of Michigan-Dearborn

University of Minnesota

University of Nevada, Reno

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

University of North Carolina Charlotte

University of Pennsylvania

University of Washington

University of Rhode Island

University of Virginia

Wellesley College

Organizations and Societies

American Chemical Society

Campus Safety, Health, and Environmental Management Association

Foreign Governments and International Organizations

UK Health and Safety Executive


Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development