MTL Fabrication

New User Orientation

Lab Attire

Keep yourself covered:

Note: It is acceptable to bring laptop computers and/or calculators into the cleanroom, but the device/s must be properly cleaned in advance with a fabwipe and other means to eliminate dust and particle flow. All other devices and items are forbidden.

Gowning Personal Protection for Acid Handling

You must be properly dressed in the following items before transporting acids and/or performing any chemical processing:


There are three kinds of gloves that are worn in the lab:

To check the integrity of your gloves, blow air into them or fill them with N2. Twist the top and hold to see if they deflate. If any air escapes, discard the gloves and take a new pair.