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Document ID (ISN)34268
CIS number 80-1753
Year 1980
Convention or series no. Arbeidsinspectie CP 1
Title Research on DNA recombination - Work with recombinant DNA in CI and CII laboratories
Original title Recombinant DNA-onderzoek - Het werken met recombinant DNA in CI- en CII-laboratoria [in Dutch]
Bibliographic information Directoraat-Generaal van de Arbeid, Arbeidsinspectie, Postbus 69, 2270 MA Voorburg, Netherlands, no date. 36p. Illus. 22 ref.
Abstract Draft directive prepared with the assistance of the microbiology laboratory of the Netherlands Applied Scientific Research Organisation: definitions; categories of laboratories; committee for work on recombinant DNA; danger symbol; responsibilities; safety rules; laboratory layout and equipment (access; air renewal and ventilation, easy-to-disinfect sanitary and electrical installations, floor and wall surfaces, doors and furniture); fume cupboards; warning notices; personal hygiene; clothing to be worn; safe work techniques; disinfection and sterilisation; repair and maintenance; procedures in case of fire or spillage.
Descriptors (primary) Netherlands; laboratory work; research establishments; biological hazards; nucleic acids
Descriptors (secondary) exhaust hoods; laboratories; disinfection of equipment; contamination monitoring; DNA; personal hygiene; safety rules; ventilation; danger symbols; safe working methods; sanitary facilities; directive; limitation of exposure
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Chemicals, plastics and rubber
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Biological hazards