Common Chemical Hazards in the Arts-Environmental Health & Safety - Carnegie Mellon University

Common Chemical Hazards in the Arts

Some of the more common chemical hazards and associated activities in the graphic media arts are listed and summarized below.  Consult the SDS and/or EH&S at (412) 268-8182 for specific handling instructions and disposal requirements.

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Solvents

Aerosol Sprays

Acids and Alkalis

Paints and Pigments

Photographic Chemicals

Plastics, Acrylics, Epoxy Resins

Pottery and Ceramics

Woodworking Chemicals

Office: MI 313
Phone: (412) 268-1493
Contact: Mark Banister

Office: FMSB 3rd Floor
Phone: (412) 268-3221
Contact: Michael Patrick

Office: FMSB 3rd Floor
Phone: (412) 268-7501
Contact: Jeff Harris

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