Fume Hoods-Environmental Health & Safety - Carnegie Mellon University

Fume Hoods

The primary control for protecting laboratory employees from exposure to chemical hazards in the lab is the fume hood. Carnegie Mellon University has developed a Fume Hood Policy to ensure that fume hoods are properly used and maintained. 

  • If your fume hood is not working, click here to request a repair from Facilities Management Services.
  • After any hood repair or maintenance, click here to request a hood recertification by EH&S before starting work.

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