Office of Research

Policies and Procedures

Lab closeout policy (word format) or  Appendix C (checklist and signature form) Only 

All of the requirements for biological labs at Clemson University are covered in the Biosafety Manual (BSM) available online HERE or as a downloadable pdf BIOSAFETY MANUAL.

The use of CDC/USDA Select Agents (use of select agents requires the approval of the BSO, Responsible Official, and the IBC.  The current list of CDC/USDA Select Agents is available at:

Identification of Select Agents in Diagnostic Labs

Exposure Control Plan for Clemson University

Clemson University List of Approved Disinfectants for Use against Bloodborne Pathogens

Biohazardous Waste Management Table