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1 - Introduction


This document describes the Chemical Hygiene Plan for:


­­­­­­­­­­­­­­[Department or laboratory name, building, room number(s)]

of the University of Oklahoma, as required by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Standard for Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals in Laboratories (29 CFR 1910.1450) adopted by the Oklahoma Department of Labor applicable to state employees, referred to as the Standard.

In order to comply with the Standard, this department/laboratory has established a Chemical Hygiene Plan to ensure that employees are protected from health hazards associated with Hazardous chemicals in the laboratory, and exposures are kept below the permissible exposure limits specified in 29 CFR part 1910, subpart Z. Questions regarding this Plan should be directed to:


(Name, title, campus address and campus telephone number)

This Plan is made readily available to the employees of this department/laboratory, and upon request to the Oklahoma Department of Labor.

A review and evaluation of the Chemical Hygiene Plan is conducted at least annually and is updated as necessary.

The person responsible for implementation of this Plan is:


(Name, title, campus address and campus telephone number)

The Chemical Hygiene and Environmental Health and Safety Officer for OUHSC and Norman campus is:

           Chris Snider

            Environmental Health and Safety Office

            800 N.E. 15th Street

            OUTC 301

            Oklahoma City, OK. 73104


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