Safety Resources for the Rainbow and Other Chemical Demonstrations

Safety Alert: The Rainbow Demonstration

National Science Teachers Association:

The Chemical Safety Board (CSB)  video showing consequences of the methanol-related experiments:

CSB’s safety bulletin on the rainbow experiment based on the investigations of the Reno, NV, and Denver, CO, methanol flash fires in 2014:

C&EN Safety Zone Blog list of K-12 educational school museum likely alcohol fire incidents

DCHED Safety Guidelines for Chemical Demonstrations

Safety Data Sheets: Information that Could Save Your Life

Safe Transportation Recommendations for Chemicals Used in Demonstrations or Educational Activities

Five Key Questions for Safe Research and Demos