Safetyware EHS Consultancy

Making Safety Happen

Safety in the Use of Chemical
Objectives
● Know the legal requirements for handling and controls of chemicals used in the workplace
● Understand the different hazardous properties of chemicals and their effects to human
● Understand safe handling and storage methods for chemicals
● Review material safety data sheet for their compliance to CPL requirements
● Label chemicals at the workplace according to CPL requirements
Target Learner
● Managers
● Engineers
● Supervisors who handler or use chemical
● Chemist
● Admin Executive
● Lab Assistant
● Safety & Health Officer
Course Contents
Provision in Regulations on Chemicals

● Salient provisions in Classification, Packaging and Labeling regulation 1997
● Salient provisions in Use and Standards of Exposure to Chemical Hazardous

Hazardous Properties of Chemical

● Routes of entry of chemical to human body
● Chemicals and their toxic effects on exposures
● Physical hazards posed by chemical
● Control measure to prevent chemcial exposure

Chemical Handling and Storage

● Procedures on Receiving Chemicals
● Prevention and Control strategies in Use and Handling of Chemical
● Safety storage of chemicals and emergency procedures

Material Safety Data Sheet and Chemical Labeling in Accordance to Legislative Requirements

● Know the information expected in material safety data sheets in accordance to the CPL regulation
● Know the format, information and symbols in labels for chemicals in accordance to the CPL regulation
● Group exercise evaluating compliance of a sample MSDS to CPL and propose label

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Lengkok Perindustrian Bukit Minyak 3,
Bukit Minyak Industrial Estate,
14100 Simpang Ampat, Penang, Malaysia.
Enquiries :
ehs@safetyware.com.my
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Tel : +604-5023 882 (8 lines)
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