Laboratory (lab) coats are a critically important to protecting persons working in laboratory and animal care areas. All students, staff members, and faculty should be wearing a lab coat when conducting the following work activities:
In collaboration with Environmental Health and Safety (EHS), the following services are available through campus-wide contractual agreements:
Based on a survey completed by department safety representatives, the top-five preferred styles of lab coats – 100% cotton, splash impervious, cinch cuff, tailored for men/women, and flame retardant/resistant; are available from the following suppliers via:
The following supplier will work with your specific area on leasing arrangements:
The following suppliers are available to assist with laundering needs:
Some suppliers will launder such items as smocks, shop aprons, and cloth overalls. State your specific needs when contacting the supplier.
Note: Cleanroom information is forthcoming in early 2017.
If you have questions or need help, contact the following: