For many businesses, storing hazardous substances on site is an inevitable part to necessitate daily activities. Hazardous substances is an umbrella term for any chemical or substance that can cause adverse effects if they come into contact with its environment or an individual. Such substances most commonly take the form of caustic chemicals, solvents, cleaning products, and sealants – but businesses may be exposed to further potentially dangerous chemicals, depending on the nature of their work.
If your business is storing potentially dangerous substances and chemicals at your workplace, there are vital safety regulations to which you must adhere. These obligations maintain the safety of those handling the hazardous chemicals and those in its vicinity.[Continue reading…]