how to get rid of ethidium bromide???

Bob Horton horto005 at
Fri Mar 29 09:19:09 EST 1996

Anthony Tomlinson wrote:
> A lab I was formerly in used 60% methanol, which semed to work better
> than water
> or ethanol.

I've been told that using a solvent is likely to carry the stuff deeper
into your skin, and is therefore NOT recommended. But then, I've been 
tols a lot of things...

If anyone has references or pointers to reliable info on lab hazardous
substances, I'd really appreciate them.

-Bob Horton

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