Central Scientific Stores and Laboratory Support Services is an ancillary enterprise of the Chemistry Department.

Here are a few examples of the services available:

  • Lab coats
  • Bulk solvents
  • Postage stamps
  • Dry ice delivery
  • Hazmat training
  • Laboratory Notebooks
  • Budgeting and planning
  • Hazard communication
  • Laboratory splash goggles
  • First Aid on a limited scale
  • Waste removal and storage
  • Specialty and Fine Chemicals
  • Laboratory decommissioning
  • Help with demonstration prep
  • Emergency Response support
  • Mailing and packaging services
  • Waste minimization consultation
  • Exclusive CSSLSS-only discounts
  • Shipping and receiving assistance
  • Purchase of reagents and glassware
  • Quotation service for capital purchases
  • Compressed gases and cryogenic material
  • Over the counter sales for laboratory needs
  • Computerized inventory with search features
  • On‑line resources for MSDS’s and inventory
  • Hazardous waste management and consultation
  • Purchasing options for capital equipment
  • Material Safety Data Sheets for thousands of chemicals on file

Faculty and researchers are encouraged to direct their purchases of chemicals, equipment and supplies through Central Scientific Stores to ensure the best price and availability. JCU enjoys special pricing and preferred vendor status with many distributors and manufacturers. Please consult with Mr. Jeff Your, C.S.M.M., for additional purchasing options. He can provide the level of service to your laboratory which you find most comfortable and convenient. Purchase requisitions can be placed with CSSLSS for rapid turnaround and just-in-time delivery. Along with these services, Mr. Your can help you expedite other administrative paperwork, such as maintenance and repair orders.



Revised: February 11, 2016