How a flammable liquids cabinet reduces chemical spill hazards

July 31, 2019

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It is a requirement of both Australian Safety Standards and the WHS Regulations to prevent chemical spills - this includes Class 3 Flammable Liquids. In this blog we’ll be looking at the types of hazards created by spilled chemicals, and why we recommend always using a compliant flammable liquids cabinet to reduce the likelihood (and impact) of chemical leaks and spills. Every endeavour shall be made to prevent leaks or spills, and to control them if they do occur. Clean-up action shall be initiated immediately. AS1940:2017 - The storage and handling of flammable and combustible liquids When Class 3 Flammable Liquids leak or spill, hazardous liquid and flammable vapours accumulate in work areas or are released into the natural environment. They create a number of critical hazards including.

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Proudly Australian and family owned, a diversified chemicals manufacturer specialising in bulk liquid storage with dedicated logistics networks for a range of dangerous and non-dangerous goods. We have built our reputation on the ability to identify and pursue unique market opportunities where we can add value through the experience, capability, and technical expertise of our people. Our core business of chemical manufacture is principally around industrial feedstock products. The Coogee business includes: * Chemical manufacture at Kwinana and Kemerton in Western Australia, Laverton in Victoria, Brisbane and Mt Isa in Queensland, and in Malaysia. * Shore-side tank terminal facilities across Australia.

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