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Chemicals and Hazardous Substances

The safe use of substances (e.g. chemicals) forms an important part of health and safety management at your workplace. Risks are to be managed for all substances used, stored or disposed of at a workplace, however, if products fall into the category of hazardous chemicals, hazardous substances and/or dangerous goods then there are specific processes to be implemented to meet legislative requirements. Information to assist you meet these requirements are provided in the following documents.

Departmental procedures and guidelines




To access ChemWatch, first you need to register your school by following the Chemwatch registration instructions Adobe PDF document 99K.

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