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Flammables and Explosives in the Lab - 2111587


Flammables and explosives are some of the most dangerous materials used in a laboratory. When working with these substances, employees need to know their characteristics, as well as how to prevent accidents and injuries when using them.

This training discusses the nature of flammable and explosive materials, as well as hazards associated with their use. It also reviews the proper handling procedures and personal protective equipment that should be used when working with these substances.


Laboratory workers

Time Required

28 to 56 minutes

Topics Covered
  • Introduction to Flammables and Explosives
  • Flammables
  • Explosives
  • Ventilation and Storage
  • Cleaning Up Spilled Flammables
  • Disposing of Flammables and Explosives
  • Emergencies and Evacuations
Last edited by: schnettler 12/07/2017