Reopening of Shared Instrument Facility

The Chemistry Shared Instrument Facility will be OPEN with Limited Access beginning May 26, 2020. Researchers may submit sampled for analysis, and walk-up instrumentation will be available for trained users. Mandatory safety procedures related to COVID-19 include the following:

  • Use of hand sanitizer before entering the Facility
  • Face coverings must remain ON at all times
  • Gloves must remain ON at all times
  • Practice social distancing and do not exceed room maximum occupancy
  • Dispose of gloves prior to exiting the lab

Additional safety guidance may be found in the following links/documents:

Duke Guidance: Returning to the Workplace

Duke Guidance: Reopening Research Laboratories


Please contact the Facility Director ( with any questions regarding laboratory access and safety procedures.