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Flashcards in Block XVII-hazmat/hazwaste Deck (8)
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1

When will hazmat storages be inspected

Weekly and quarterly
Inspecting for labeling , corrosion, closure, leakage, shelf life

2

What does MSDS stand for

Material safety data sheet

3

What is located in the MSDS

Composition, Chemical and physical characteristics, health and safety hazards, precautions for safe handling and use

4

What are the six categories for hazmat

Remember FATCOC
Flammable
Aerosols
Toxic materials
Corrosive materials
Oxidizing
Compressed gasses

5

What does AUL stand for

Authorized users list
A current inventory for hazmat approved for local use

6

What is the PPE required for disposal of hazwaste

Eye protection, respiratory device and gloves

7

What are the steps to the spill response

Discovery
Notification
Initiation of action
Evaluation
Containment
Damage control
Dispersion of gases
Disposal
Certification for re-entry
Follow up report

8

What is HAZMAT

Hazardous material
Material that poses a substantial hazard to human health or the environment when released or spilled.