Biosafety Tip of the Week: BSC Moving Safety

hand truck or moving dolleyDo you need to move a biosafety cabinet (BSC)?

A BSC must be decontaminated by the BSC Certification Program prior to moving.

It then must be certified after the move and before use in the new location. Don’t forget to update your biosafety protocol with the BSC’s new location.

Questions? Please contact the Office of Biological Safety.

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