Lab Autoclave Safety

Autoclave Safety

A few key tips can help prevent autoclave-related injuries in the lab

Autoclaves are used to sterilize equipment, supplies, and media by subjecting them to high pressure saturated steam at 121°C for a period of time depending on the size of the load and contents. As with anything that involves high temperatures and steam, taking the proper safety precautions is a must.

Autoclave Safety

Learn how to ensure your lab is practicing safe autoclave use.



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