American Biological Safety Association (ABSA) - The goals of the ABSA are to provide a professional association that represents the interests and needs of practitioners of biological safety, and to provide a forum for the continued and timely exchange of biosafety information.
Biosafety in Microbiological and Biomedical Laboratories (BMBL) 5th Edition. View.
CDC: Biosafety View
NIH Office of Biotechnology Activities (OBA) - OBA promotes science, safety and ethics in the development of public policies in three areas: Biomedical Technology Assessment, Biosafety, and Biosecurity.
Nebraska Public Health Laboratories (NPHL) - The NPHL is dedicated to protecting the health and safety of Nebraskans through diagnostic laboratory science, technology, and education.
Disposal of Hazardous Materials
Aerosol Can Disposal Download PDF
Battery Disposal Download PDF
Chemical Collection Download PDF
Computer and Electronic Equipment Disposal Download PDF
Ethidium Bromide Disposal Download PDF
Office Item Disposal Download PDF
Sodium Azide Hazards and Disposal Download PDF
Used Oil and Filter Disposal Download PDF
Department of Homeland Security - The DHS' mission is to secure the nation from the many threats we face.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - The EPA’s mission is to protect human health and the environment.
National Institutes of Health (NIH) - The NIH, a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the nation’s medical research agency—making important discoveries that improve health and save lives.
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health - NIOSH provides national and world leadership to prevent workplace illnesses and injuries.
National Science Foundation - NSF is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense…"
Federal Emergency Management Agency - FEMA’s mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from and mitigate all hazards.
US Department of Health and Human Services - HHS is the U.S. government’s principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially for those who are least able to help themselves.
US Food and Drug Administration - FDA is responsible for protecting the public health by assuring the safety, efficacy and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, medical devices, our nation’s food supply, cosmetics, and products that emit radiation.
World Health Organization - WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy options, providing technical support to countries and monitoring and assessing health trends.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - CDC works 24/7 to protect America from health, safety and security threats, both foreign and in the US.
National Safety Council - NSC saves lives by preventing injuries and deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the roads through leadership, research, education and advocacy.
National Safety Council of Greater Omaha - NSC of Greater Omaha’s unique mission is to promote safety and health by providing programs, resources, and education to reduce both the personal and economic loss associated with injuries, accidents, and health hazards.
SafetyLink - Provided by International Product Safety News, SafetyLink allows users to access the world’s electrical product safety approval test labs, standards bodies, and government links.
University of Nebraska EHS Departments