This package provides an overview of relevant topics related to chemicals management in industry. Support the identification of risks and the implementation of good practices for transport, storage and handling of chemicals.
The package topics are:
- Risk identification and safety
- Transport and storage
- Fire and explosion protection
- Emergency response
This package explains how users can asses safety conditions and identify the risks and it explains adapted protective measures to be implemented. The package can be used in the hotspot identification phase and in the selection of innovative options.
Target audience: This package is addressed to consultants working with producers of chemicals, formulators of chemicals, industrial users of chemicals. It is conceived for consultants and company facility managers in charge of safety, health and environment (SHE).
Companies are advised to give priority to legal standards. If no national legal framework is available, the recommendations provided in this toolkit can be used.