Lab Gas, Ethyl Alcohol & Dry Ice

Did you know? There are over 3,000 compressed and liquid gas cylinders deployed on the NC State campus.

Ordering Lab Gases, Ethyl Alcohol & Dry Ice

Dry ice, ethyl alcohol, laboratory gases, liquid nitrogen and gas tank regulators and valves are available through the NC State MarketPlace.

PRODUCTSUPPLIER CATALOG INSTRUCTIONS
Lab GasArc3, AirGasHow to Order Lab Gas
Toxic GasCustom GasHow to Order Toxic Gas
Dry IceAirGasHow to Order Dry Ice
Ethyl AlcoholVWRHow to Order Ethyl Alcohol
Orders approved by 4 p.m. will route to the suppliers for delivery the next business day. Custom gas mixes may take longer to produce and deliver.

Cylinder Rental: Invoicing & Inventory

NC State departments rent gas cylinders from the MarketPlace suppliers.  Cylinder rental invoices for the number of days the cylinder is on campus are posted each month. Cylinder inventory reports are posted each month.  To meet lab safety and financial compliance standards, follow these steps:

STEPDESCRIPTIONINSTRUCTIONS
1Receive the orderHow to Receive a MarketPlace order
2Record each cylinderHow to Record Cylinder Movements
3Review invoiceInvoice
4Review inventoryInventory Report
5Match inventory and invoiceReconciliation Guide
6Return cylinders How to Return a Cylinder
To verify proper rental billing, follow each step.

Safety Requirements

Contact Us

Questions or concerns?  Contact the Help Desk at 919.515.HELP.