Chemistry wins Safety Award from American Chemical Society (ACS)

The Department’s undergraduate teaching program and Duke’s Occupational and Environmental Safety Office (OESO) have been selected to receive the 2016 American Chemical Society Division of Chemical Health and Safety (CHAS) SafetyStratus Collegiate Safety Award.  The Award is presented to recognize a comprehensive laboratory and chemical safety program at an institution of higher learning (undergraduate aspects only).

The 2016 CHAS SafetyStratus Award will be presented at the Fall meeting of the American Chemical Society in Philadelphia, PA on August 21. Representatives from the Department and OESO will present about laboratory safety efforts at the Awards Symposium.