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The university has become aware through recent press coverage that benzene, a contaminant, had been found in specific lots of certain brands of hand sanitizer. Benzene is...
Tammy Stemen
Tammy Stemen’s 31-year career in radiation safety at Yale all started with a one-credit course at Purdue University. That, and her father’s persistence. Stemen retired as...
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EHS Director Peter Reinhardt, Deputy Director Kevin Charbonneau and Biological Safety Officer Ben Fontes were honored with the Linda K. Lorimer Award for Distinguished...
Ben Fontes, Yale's Biosafety Officer, points out features of a containment lab to professionals from countries developing biosafety programs.
Ben Fontes has been in the biosafety field for 29 years. If it were not for the mentors he had when he was starting out, he does not believe he would be in the position he is...
A serious safety issue has been found in some instruments shipped from SRS in September and October of 2019. The problem is in some detachable AC power line cords: a black 7’...
TOMY KOGYO CO., LTD (“TOMY”) has designed safety upgrades on certain centrifuge models. These models include the TOMY MX-Series High Speed Refrigerated Micro Centrifuge and...