The Dangerous Goods Emergency Action Code List (EAC) lists dangerous goods; it is reviewed every two years and is an essential compliance document for all emergency services, local government and for those who may control the planning for, and prevention of, emergencies involving dangerous goods.
OELs derived from OHS Act Regulations for Dangerous Chemical Substances of 25 Aug.1995 (EH-42) SAPMA Rating - South African Paint Manufacturers Association Guide to Health Hazards (SABS ARP 006:1991) All information is given in good faith but without guarantee in respect of accuracy. This Fact Sheet discusses the properties of chemical vapors, offers tips for controlling vapor exposure, and compares the hazards of common laboratory solvents. The requirements in Penn's Chemical Hygiene Plan SOPs and Fact Sheets apply to all work involving toxic and flammable chemicals.
Dangerous goods carried by transport operators or for direct reward (Factsheet 67) This factsheet provides an overview of the requirements for commercial transport operators who transport dangerous goods and for couriers or any other person who transports dangerous goods for hire or direct reward. Consult a physician. Show this safety data sheet to the doctor in attendance.Move out of dangerous area. If inhaled If breathed in, move person into fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. Consult a physician. In case of skin contact Wash off with soap and plenty of water. Consult a physician. In case of eye contact Many dangerous goods available to the public are supplied in small containers. These are dangerous goods in limited quantities or dangerous goods in excepted quantities. Dangerous goods packaged in this way present a relatively low risk and are suitable for domestic or recreational use. • Dangerous goods and goods too dangerous to be transported are identified in the ADG Code. • Much of the terminology used to describe dangerous goods is defined in the ADG Code. • The storage and handling of dangerous goods of Classes 1, 6.2 and 7 is outside the scope of the national standard and this national code of practice. “toxic gas” means dangerous goods so classified in accordance with regulation 5 of the CDGCPL Regulations; “toxic goods” means dangerous goods which, in accordance with regulation 5 of the CDGCPL Regulations, are either classified as “ toxic gas ”, “ toxic substance ” or have the subsidiary hazard “ toxic ”;
This Fact Sheet discusses the properties of chemical vapors, offers tips for controlling vapor exposure, and compares the hazards of common laboratory solvents. The requirements in Penn's Chemical Hygiene Plan SOPs and Fact Sheets apply to all work involving toxic and flammable chemicals.