LPG - short for Liquified Petroleum Gas or Liquid Petroleum Gas - and also called LP Gas - is actually a term used to describe two flammable hydrocarbon Natural Gas Liquids (NGLs): propane (C3H8) and ...

    How to Store and Handle Liquified Petroleum Gas (LP Gas): A Complete Guide
    How to Store and Handle Chemicals in Laboratories: A Complete Guide - Part Two
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    How to Store and Handle Chemicals in Laboratories: A Complete Guide - Part Two

    Part One of this series of articles examined the types of chemicals handled and stored in laboratories, and how to identify these substances and the health and physical hazards they present

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    How to Store and Handle Chemicals in Laboratories: A Complete Guide - Part One
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    How to Store and Handle Chemicals in Laboratories: A Complete Guide - Part One

    Like many Australian workplaces, a laboratory environment involves the use and storage of chemicals, including dangerous goods of various classes.

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    How to Store and Handle Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals: A Complete Guide
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    How to Store and Handle Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals: A Complete Guide

    Agricultural and veterinary chemicals, also known as AgVet chemicals, consist of a variety of products designed to fulfil the following functions:

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    How to Manage Chemical Spills: A Complete Guide
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    How to Manage Chemical Spills: A Complete Guide

    Hazardous chemical spills can occur in a variety of different workplaces across Australia, potentially harming people, property and the environment. This guide outlines how to:

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    How to Store and Handle Miscellaneous Dangerous Goods: A Complete Guide
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    How to Store and Handle Miscellaneous Dangerous Goods: A Complete Guide

    In Australia, Class 9 Miscellaneous Dangerous Goods, according to the current ADG Code, are substances and articles which, when transported, present a danger or hazard not covered by the other eight c...

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    Hydrogen Peroxide Storage, Handling and Safety Requirements: A Complete Guide
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    Hydrogen Peroxide Storage, Handling and Safety Requirements: A Complete Guide

    Hydrogen peroxide, also known as hydrogen dioxide and by the formula H2O2, is a chemical compound used primarily as an environmentally-friendly oxidiser (or oxidant), deodoriser, bleaching agent, and ...

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    Sanitiser Storage, Handling and Safety Requirements: A Complete Guide
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    Sanitiser Storage, Handling and Safety Requirements: A Complete Guide

    Safe storage and handling of hand sanitiser - particularly alcohol-based hand sanitiser - have become increasingly important in the face of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

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    Reviewing the substitution controls in your Class 3 Flammable liquids storage and handling areas 
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    Reviewing the substitution controls in your Class 3 Flammable liquids storage and handling areas 

    If you’ve implemented any type of substitution control in your Class 3 Flammable Liquids storage and handling areas we recommend carrying out a follow-up risk assessment and review within a few weeks ...

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    Engineering and isolation controls to support your flammable liquids store 
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    Engineering and isolation controls to support your flammable liquids store 

    One of our primary aims here at STOREMASTA is helping our clients and customers better understand the chemical hazards they are facing before installing flammable liquids cabinets and decanting equipm...

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    Choosing spill bunding for your flammable and combustible liquids 
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    Choosing spill bunding for your flammable and combustible liquids 

    What’s the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of a chemical spill? A major oil spill affecting the coastline, ocean birds and marine animals? Activists and politicians pointing fingers...

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    Reviewing the elimination controls in your flammable liquids store
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    Reviewing the elimination controls in your flammable liquids store

    You’ve carried out a risk assessment on your flammable liquids storage areas and you’ve eliminated a number of chemical hazards. But this doesn’t mean the job is done and you can throw out your paperw...

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