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University of Colorado Denver

Environmental Health and Safety, University of Colorado Denver


Program Overview

The Environmental Health and Safety Department (EHS) provides services and consultation to ensure your health and safety. Contact us if you have questions or concerns regarding the safety of your working or learning environment. Explore the services available to assist you and refer to the guidance documents provided on this site to inform safe practices.


Laboratory Hoods

Fume hoods, hoods, biological safety cabinet, BSC, chemical hoods, lab ventilation

Clean Bench - Laminar Flow Hood

Fume Hoods

Biosafety Cabinets


Laboratory Safety

The Environmental Health and Safety Department (EHS) provides services and consultation to assist with ensuring health and safety for all UCD students and employees. This page contains information and resources related to our most frequently asked about lab safety concerns.

Flow Cytometry

Lab Emergencies

Lab Safety Policy

Lab Safety Training 


Drinking Water Quality

This section describes general water quality issues from an environmental and public health perspective. General water pollution protection guidelines are briefly discussed and drinking water quality on the AMC is addressed.


Air Quality and Monitoring

Air Quality and Monitoring


Respiratory Protection

Industrial hygiene services provided by UC Denver EHS such as monitoring for potential hazardous exposures of personnel, assessments of air quality within the work and learning environment, and incident response involving airborne contaminants.


Material Safety Data Sheets and Chemical Hygiene

Explanation and resources for finding MSDS sheets.

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