Useful Emergency Contacts:

European Emergency Number: 112 (24 hous)
Anti-poisons Information Centre (CIAV): 808 250 143 (24 hours)
Firefighters Trafaria: 212 950 093 (24 hours)
Portuguese Republican National Guard: 212 942 639 (24 hours)

Security FCT/UNL: int. 13191 or 212 947 803 (24 hours)

The Department of Chemistry aims to be a place where students and employees learn, live and work in a safe and healthy environment. Everyone should be familiar with the hazards associated with equipment and chemicals compounds handled in teaching or research activities.
In this page you will find information on:

Good practices (rules and procedures to take in laboratory work)

Procedures in case of accidents
Emergency Procedures

Information about the safety of chemicals products
Information about collection and destruction of wastes
Information on equipments of personal protection


Manuela Pereira Tel. (+351) 212 948 300 Ext. 10952