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Chemical Spill from Biotage

The Incident

A chemist was loading an aliquot of sample onto a biotage column, as syringe was pressed the flow slowed down, extra pressure was applied, the luer-lock then started to undo, and solution was sprayed around.

The Investigation

This was the 4th aliquot that day, the first three had passed without incident.  The reasons for the spill were...


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