Managing Chemical Hazards | A Guide for Purchasing
Does your business comply with the WHS Act when it comes to chemicals? Almost every workplace in Australia contains some form of hazardous chemical, and in most cases there are many of them. Whilst some chemical hazards such as solvents or insecticides are easy to identify, others are found in common products such as cleaners, degreasers, disinfectants and other seemingly innocuous items. You have a legal obligation to ensure your business does not use these chemicals when there is a safer alternative.