Banned chemicals/materials list NSW & ACT: Hi there, I have heard that schools in NSW & ACT have updated their list of banned chemicals and materials for use in Science.
Safety glasses and assessing risks: Are there any guidelines or regulations about sanitising safety glasses for student use?
Dust at workplace: Good afternoon Science ASSIST.
Chemical use in junior laboratories: Our science faculty is moving to a new, purpose-built facility next year. Senior labs have access to a safety shower and eyewash station.
Emergency eye wash basins, showers and gas taps. Hi ASSIST, Do emergency eye wash basins, showers and gas taps need to be serviced & certified annually? If so, by whom? Thank you :-)
Lead and lead salts. On your List of Recommended Chemicals for Science in Australian Schools, you say that lead nitrate can be used in Years 7–12.
Hazardous waste: Could you do an SOP on the disposal of hazardous substances?
Talc asbestos: At a recent technician's meeting, it was brought to our attention that all Mohs Hardness Mineral kits had to be disposed of, if they contained a sample of talc. Apparently, the form
MSDS update: Should we change MSDSs only because of an expired date, even there are no changes in its content? Thanks a lot.
GHS Labels: Could you please give a detailed example (i.e., a picture of) the minimum legal requirement required for labeling in terms of the GHS, DET, First Aid information and any other informati