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The Lab Store

Please welcome Kyle Stout as the new LabStore Coordinator. Kyle has been with Lehigh for seven years, and in addition to his role as the LabStore Coordinator, he is also a team member with Courier Services.

As you’re able, please take a moment to introduce yourself to Kyle and welcome him to the LabStore.

New Hours of Operation

Tuesdays & Thursdays: 9 am – 2 pm

Online Ordering

To facilitate a more efficient ordering process, effective immediately, the former Blanket Order Release Form is replaced with the online DocuSign Purchase Order Release Form.   As it is a DocuSign form, you will be prompted to complete all of the information required in order to submit the form. Upon completion, the form will be routed to the LabStore for review and order fulfillment directly to your lab.

Gas Cylinder Delivery

Gas deliveries to Whitaker Lab and Seeley Mudd will be limited to Tuesdays and Thursdays due to restricted loading dock and LabStore access.

Need it now? Shop in-person at the LabStore!

The University-operated LabStore stocks and furnishes laboratory chemicals, solvents, glass ware, certain gas cylinders and laboratory supplies for your convenience. The inventory includes over 400 commonly used items. Orders may be placed by contacting the LabStore at 610-758-3483, by email, or by visiting by the LabStore. Walk up customers unfamiliar to the LabStore will require the presentation of a University ID card prior to conducting a sales transaction. Many commonly used items are available immediately without having to place an order and wait for delivery. 

Orders can also be placed by completing a Purchase Order Release form.  Except for gas cylinders, items ordered through the Purchase Order Release form will be delivered directly to your lab location.

Visit the LabStore at:

6 East Packer Avenue
Seeley Mudd Building, Room 134
Bethlehem, PA  18015


Preferred Scientific Suppliers

Preferred Scientific Suppliers that provide the University with contract pricing are:

  • Fisher
  • Sigma
  • Thomas
  • VWR

Orders can be placed by completing a Purchase Order Release form.  Except for gas cylinders, items ordered through the Purchase Order Release form will be delivered directly to your lab location.

Orders may be requested by authorized personnel up to $5,000. The Lehigh index and authorized signature of the account executive is a requirement before the Purchase Order is processed.
Gas Suppliers

All gas cylinder purchases must be ordered with one of the listed suppliers.  This ensures proper disposal and return at no additional charge.

  • Airgas
  • Praxair 

Gas orders can be placed by completing a Purchase Order Release form.  

New Lab Start-Up

Contracted Scientific Vendors provide “New Lab Start Up Programs” with additional promotions made available to you for your specific needs. Quotes will also be provided upon your request.  Contact the LabStore for additional information.

Lab Coat and Safety Goggles

Pre-registeration for sizing prior to beginning of semester is recommended.  For undergraduates and graduate students coats and goggles are available for purchase. Undergraduates will need to provide their Lehigh ID cards and their LIN# to make a purchase when picking up their lab coat and/or goggles 


Chemical Waste Disposal

This service is provided by the department of Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) twice a year.

Check their website for a schedule of pick up dates.

Ordering Chemicals

An approval is required through EH&S when ordering a chemical from “The Chemical List of Interest" and “Toxic and Pyrophoric Gas List" before order submission.  Please contact us if you have questions.