Lab Standard Operating Procedure
- ALL phenol waste should be disposed
of in the organic waste bottle in the fume hood located in room 362.
2. The waste container must
be covered with a lid when not in use (we can be fined for this).
- Emptied tubes should sit in the fume
hood overnight to let any remaining phenol evaporate before discarding
- All materials contaminated with
phenol must be disposed of in biohazard bags for waste processing.
- When the waste container is 3/4
full, notify lab manager and helper to have waste prepared for pick-up by
**See Spill notebook to for
handling phenol spills**