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Managing incompatible goods

Storing incompatible hazardous chemicals

Find out what workplaces should consider in the storing of incompatible hazardous chemicals.

Segregation techniques

Information on techniques used to separate dangerous goods, including the use of distance or inert materials, cut-off storage, and detached storage.

Segregation tool

Use our segregation tool for dangerous goods to better minimise the risk of storing incompatible hazardous chemicals/goods.

Other issues

In managing incompatible hazardous chemicals, workplaces should also think about including spill clean-up equipment, non-dangerous goods, and situations involving small quantities of hazardous chemicals.

Last updated
04 April 2017

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