Laboratory PPE

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) appropriate for the work conditions must be worn when working with laboratory hazards. At minimum this must include

  • Laboratory coats (or other protective clothing such as aprons, scrubs, coveralls, etc.) 
  • Safety glasses or splash goggles
  • Gloves appropriate to the hazard
  • Fully enclosed footwear (no sandals, flip-flops or ballet shoes)


Poster - Going to the Lab, Dress for the Occasion, Wear Appropriate Eye Protection Poster of proper footwear for working in a laboratory.
Wear appropriate clothing when working in the laboratory poster. Wear the correct gloves when working the laboratory poster.


Remove your gloves before leaving the laboratory poster.

Click on poster

 See the Glove Use FAQ (pdf)