Hazardous Chemical Management Training. University of Colorado at Boulder Environmental Health & Safety Http://ehs.colorado.edu 303-492-6025 [email protected] Why am I here?!. 1) Someone said I had to be here… 2) I work with potentially hazardous materials…
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Hazardous Chemical Management Training
University of Colorado at Boulder
Environmental Health & Safety
1) Someone said I had to be here…
2) I work with potentially hazardous materials…
3) I could potentially generate hazardous waste…
4)I live for the University and desperately want to protect its assets and investments…
Passed by Congress in 1976
Quick Look at hazards Inside!
What does the white section mean?
Incidental Spill Vs. Spill Response
A one gallon container of Phenol broke and has released onto the floor of you lab. Some has splashed on one of your co-workers arms and clothes.
What do you do now?!
A bottle of flammable liquid broke inside the hood next to a hot plate. Portable fire extinguishers were ineffective. Other improperly stored chemicals ignited, adding more fuel to the fire…
What do you do with the waste you have
NOT LIIKE THIS!!
Mixed Chemicals and Rad are…
VERY!... VERY!…. VERY!… BAD!!!
*Lab glass is not allowed in campus recycling*