Hygiene and safety rules to be applied
In electron microscopy, laboratory work requires the handling of chemicals that can be toxic, irritating or allergenic. Indeed, products such as fixatives like the glutaraldehyde or solvents used for sample preparation need to be used with extreme caution.
Gloves and gown must be worn, with all chemicals used in the hood.
All users of PFMU must know and apply strict rules of hygiene and safety, be aware of the implications and risks associated with their operations and be able to intervene effectively in the event of an accident.