Established in the 1970s at the request of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, the National Institutes of Health and the National Cancer Institute, our program addresses health and safety concerns of working with potential pathogens and ensures a microbe-free environment.
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Biosafety Cabinetry Certification: NSF/ANSI 49
Test and certify your Class II biosafety cabinetry to minimize the hazards of working with biosafety agents, levels 1-4.
Biosafety Cabinet Field Certifier Accreditation
Achieve accreditation as a biosafety cabinet field certifier wherever you are located.
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NSF Certified Biosafety Cabinets – An Important Part of Converting Labs for COVID-19 Testing
NSF-certified biosafety cabinets are vital primary containment devices at laboratories handling microbiological and biomedical materials, and their behind-the-scenes role has never been more critical. These cabinets allow lab staff to work safely and swiftly when testing for the SARS-CoV-2 virus that causes COVID-19.
NSF International Expands Biosafety Cabinet Field Certifier Accreditation
NSF International Launches 455 GMP Certification for Dietary Supplements, Cosmetics and OTCs
Educational Posters Available to Help Prevent the Spread of COVID-19