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Safety training: Dealing with hazardous chemicals and waste

There are a few different OSHA standards that companies dealing with hazardous substances should ensure they follow and comply with. Adequate training is key. Preparing staff members to deal with hazardous chemicals is essential for a host of reasons. Not only are … Continue reading

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HazChem… So Sweet the Smell?

Aromatic hydrocarbons may smell sweet, but are toxic and highly flammable. “HazChem: Benzene, Toluene & Xylene,” part of the HazChem series, teaches you where aromatic hydrocarbons are located and stored,  their hazard properties, safe handling and emergency preparedness.   Propane, Butane, … Continue reading

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Hazardous Chemicals, Labels and Inorganic Oxidizers

In order to protect ourselves from hazardous chemicals we have to understand them. The Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) requires it for employees who are exposed to chemicals at work. You need to understand how hazardous materials behave alone or when … Continue reading

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Work Safely With Hazardous Chemicals

Some of our HazChem series titles are now available in the Video On Demand format. Courses in the HazChem series provide safe work practices for working with or around specific hazardous chemicals. The newest Video On Demand courses cover Anhydrous … Continue reading

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