Biological Safety Cabinet Program 


  • Biosafety cabinets (BSCs) are the primary containment equipment used in laboratories for the safe handling of infectious agents and potentially infectious material(s). BSCs must be certified when new, annually, if repaired or relocated.
  • Technical Safety Services (TSS) is the contracted vendor for BSC certification and maintenance. To schedule service with TSS call 1-800-877-7742. 
  • The OARS Biosafety team is currently working on this program with more details to follow. Contact for more information.  

BSC: How it Works to Protect You

Contact Biosafety

Phone:     617.373.2769 

Northeastern University

Office of Academic and Research Safety/OARS
320 Renaissance Park
1135 Tremont Street

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