PROHIBITION OF STORAGE OF FLAMMABLES IN REFRIGERATORS AND FREEZERS THAT ARE NOT CERTIFIED FLAMMABLE STORAGE OR EXPLOSION-PROOF
By signing this memorandum, the Principal Investigator certifies that he or she will not place, or allow to be placed, flammable substances in the non-explosion/flammable storage proof refrigerator or freezer identified below and that all laboratory personnel have been so instructed. Flammable substances are substances having flashpoints below 100°F; they include acetone, methanol, ethanol, 2-propanol, and diethyl ether.
When the unit is delivered, notify EH&S (Telephone Number: (212)305-6780 or Fax Number: (212)305-0318) so that we can place the appropriate caution labels on its door.
Purchase Requisition No.: (Attach copy of requisition)
Location of the unit(s): Bldg.: Floor/Room:
Principal Investigator: (Print)"