Each PI occupying wet lab bench space will participate in the Combined Wet Lab Services Recharge which covers the costs of the glass washing, dry ice, flaked ice and Millipore. This is a per kneehole charge that varies monthly depending on actual costs, but over the long term averages about $100/month per kh. There is an optional recharge for faculty who use the shared film processor. Typically, these costs are charged to faculty grants, but may be paid by the home department in support of their faculty.
PIs can sign up for these services through Core Admin. Please establish your accounts within one month after move-in.
If you are new to CoreAdmin, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information: Last Name, First name, Email address, Campus Phone Number, and Box Number. All information is required for your account to be set up. An email notification will be sent to you with your login information. Once you log into CoreAdmin, you will need to set up your funds and authorize users.
Combined wet lab services: (Glasswash, Autoclaving, Biohazard Waste Pick Up, Millipore, Dry Ice, Flaked Ice Service:
Fulltime Lab Assistant stops by each wet lab to pick up dirty lab glassware from a designated area, wash it and return it to the lab same day. This employee is responsible for ensuring items are returned to proper lab and may assist lab with labeling glassware.
Lab Assistant picks up items or prepared solutions to be autoclaved from each lab, autoclaves them, and returns to the lab same day. Assistant will also autoclave glassware after washing.
BioHazard Waste Collection
Lab Assistant picks up biohazard waste collection from centralized collection bin in lab and transports to the collection area for biohazard waste vendor to pick up Frequency will meet EHS regulations so these bags do not overflow in the lab.
Millipore Purified Water
A minimum of one Milli-Q water systems is located in each lab wing. The systems will receive preventive maintenance checks from Millipore including filter changes as recommended by the manufacturer. The recharge covers the preventive maintenance, replacement filters, and any repairs needed.
One dry ice container is located on each floor. The recharge covers the cost of dry ice delivery from Airgas twice weekly.
One flaked ice machine is located on each floor. The recharge covers the cost of maintenance, repair and replacement of the ice machines.
Billing methodology Combined Wet Lab Services are billed according to Actual Costs/Assigned Kneeholes. Costs include:
Actual Costs/Number of Authorized Users