CAMBRIDGE BIOSTART | Preclinical Research
Currently, cold blooded animals, such as snakes and alligators, are exempt from coverage under the Act. Retail pet shops are not covered under the Act unless the shop sells exotic or zoo animals or sells animals to regulated businesses. Animal shelters and pounds are regulated if they sell dogs or cats to dealers. Pets owned by private citizens are not regulated. The AWA also requires that all individuals or businesses dealing with animals covered under the law be licensed or registered with APHIS. 1 Fil...
CAMBRIDGE BIOSTART | Industrial Alcohol Usage
If you intend to use only small mounts of either tax-free alcohol or SDS formula, consider using reagent alcohol instead. Reagent alcohol is an ethyl alcohol denatured with approximately five percent methyl alcohol and further denatured with five parts per hundred of isopropyl alcohol. It can be obtained from most laboratory supply houses and may be obtained without a permit. Depending upon the quantity of alcohol you use annually, you may be required to post a bond and submit additional documentation.