Lab Checker Schedule

The lab checker is someone from the lab that will keep track of the tidiness and safety of the area. They are responsible for keeping the lab in order for one week. On the weeks we have a group lab cleaning there will be no lab checker.

Responsibilities of Lab Checker:

Record Keeping

  • Fill out this form every Friday
  • Notify the next lab checker its their turn


  • Scan all waste bottles and remove them from the online inventory system
  • Make sure the waste is properly labelled (If you do not know what the waste is contact the group)
  • Dispose all waste products


  • Make sure the eyewash stations are working
  • Check to fume-hoods to make sure they are working
  • Make sure chemicals are properly stored


  • Tidy up the common areas (beside the scales, fume hoods, computer etc)
  • Any unlabeled beakers/glassware should be cleaned
  • Put away any clean glassware
  • Clean any leftover glassware in the base-bath solution

Restocking Common Items
The lab checker can restock the following items by picking them up at chem-stores.

  • Soap
  • Paper towels
  • Printing Paper
  • Gloves
  • 20 mL Vials
  • Kim wipes

Jan 4 – Jan 15 Nicole & Lunding
Jan 18 – Jan 29 Heyu & Xiao
Feb 1 – Feb 12 Liu Liu & Nico
Feb 15 – Feb 26 Mari & Shrestha