Many researchers work with microorganisms, animal models and the nucleic acids of these organisms. While some of this research is of minimal risk, it is important to always keep in mind the inherent risks of the various biological agents and samples that are being worked with.

Our biosafety guidelines were created based on three main documents:

By maintaining compliance with GW’s program, all research will be in compliance with the national standards and regulations.

How to Ship Biologicals

If you need to ship dangerous goods or hazardous materials, follow our guidelines and use compliant shipping labels