Unformatted text preview: knowledge of what to do in that situation. Bunsen Burner: One of the most important skills to have is lighting the Bunsen burner properly. Without this, things like burns, gas leaks, and even explosions can happen. So watch loose clothing and be extra precocious. Chemicals: Treat all chemicals as if they were poisonous. It is always better to be on the safe side. Never taste a chemical in the lab and if approved by your instructor, use the wafting technique to smell chemicals Reagents: Always pour from the reagent bottle into a smaller container. Never pour straight from the reagent bottle. Also never pour chemicals back into the reagent bottle as you may contaminate the entire reagent bottle....
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- Fall '06
- Chemistry, Sodium, reagent bottle, Justin Benson Chem