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Biological Safety Cabinet Technology

October 26, 2015 - October 27, 2015

Biological Safety Cabinet Technology

The Eagleson Institute’s Biological Safety Cabinet Technology class will take place October 26-27, 2015 in Sanford, Maine.

This two-day course provides a comprehensive overview of Biological Safety Cabinets (BSCs) through lectures, demonstrations, and hands-on laboratory workshops.  Engaging class discussions allow participants learn from each other. The guided tour of a BSC manufacturing facility provides a unique opportunity to understand the “nuts and bolts” of BSCs.

Highlighted topics include:

  • How to select the appropriate BSC for a specific application
  • How BSCs are constructed and function
  • How the types of BSCs vary from each other
  • What exhaust options exist for each type
  • Why HEPA filtration plays such a key role in BSC operation
  • What factors influence BSC performance
  • How to use safety cabinets effectively
  • How performance envelopes are used to select a BSC’s set point
  • When and how cabinet decontamination is performed
  • What hazards are associated with decontamination and certification

Please visit the Eagleson Institute Safety Cabinet Technology website for more information and to register.


October 26, 2015
October 27, 2015
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Eagleson Institute
161 Gate House Road
Sanford, ME 04073 United States
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