How to Safely Store Chemicals at Work Sites

October 20, 2019

Worksites and businesses that use chemicals are legally bound to follow strict safety rules. However, you may need to go beyond the minimum requirements to make sure that employee and buildings are completely safe. Keep in mind the usual hazards of improperly stored chemicals, such as fires. Spills, especially acids, can cause structural damage even without the flames. Here’s what businesses and managers can do to ensure chemicals are stored properly: Different types of chemicals require storage units made with different materials. Acids, for example, require plastic-type containers, and not metals. The material would depend on what you need contained. It’s easy to go wrong here. Don’t mistake that one container labeled safe for a particular chemical would universally suit other chemicals as well. Do your research and find out which types of containers are best for storing the type of chemical your company has in hand.

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