Safety Equipment - Chemical Sciences

 

Flood Containment Equipment

Location:

F10 second floor, Cupboard 268 (outside lab 262)

Access:

KAT1 or KAR1 key

Contents:

1 x 80L Wet Vacuum Cleaner, 5 x 1.2m sand filled booms

 

Location:

E8 Seventh floor Service Corridor

Access:

Building swipe card access

Contents:

3 x 1.2m sand filled booms

 

Chemical Spill Equipment / Kits

General Spill Kit 50 L – for large spills

Location:

F10 134 (First Year Dispensary)

Access:

Laboratory Staff (KAT1 key)

Contents

3kg absorbent powder, spill area warning signs, warning tape, gloves, goggles, dust mask, shoe protectors, coveralls (splash only), apron, waste bags, absorbent cloths, dustpan, brush, 50 L box

 

General Spill Kit 120 L – for large spills

Location:

Outside the Chemistry Store LG10

Access:

All

Contents

2.5 kg particulate, vermiculite, mini-booms, pillows, pads, gloves, bags

 

SEB E8 Loading Dock Spill Station 30 L

Location:

Chemistry Store E08 loading dock

Access:

Store staff

Contents

1xSpill Kit Bag, 1xAbsorbent Sock, 20x Absorbent Pads, 1xAcid Neutraliser Shaker Carton, 1xPair Red PVC Gloves, 1xContaminated Waste Disposal Bag, 1xCable Tie, 1xLaminated Spill Kit Instructions

 

Acid Spill Kit 45 L

Location:

F10 134 (First Year Dispensary)

Access:

Laboratory Staff (KAT1 key)

Contents

3 kg acid neutralizer (indicating), 3 m absorbent sock, 20 x pads, disposal bag, gloves, goggles, warning tape

 

Alkaline Spill Kit 45 L

Location:

F10 134 (First Year Dispensary)

Access:

Laboratory Staff (KAT1 key)

Contents

3 kg base neutralizer (indicating), 3 m absorbent sock, 20 x pads, disposal bag, gloves, goggles, warning tape

 

Acid Spill Kit 25 L

Location:

Corrosive Store LG10B

Access:

Stores Staff

Contents

25 kg Soda Ash (Sodium Carbonate), 3 kg acid neutralizer (indicating), 3 m absorbent sock, 20 x pads, disposal bag, gloves, goggles, warning tape

 

Alkaline Spill Kit 25 L

Location:

Corrosive Store LG10B

Access:

Stores Staff

Contents

3 kg base neutralizer (indicating), 3 m absorbent sock, 20 x pads, disposal bag, gloves, goggles, warning tape

 

Acid and Alkali Spill Kit 30 L

Location:

Corrosive Store E8 GQ23

Access:

Stores Staff

Contents

1x Heavy-duty shoulder bag, 1x long chemical sock (3m x 8cm), 20x Chemical Heavyweight pads, 1xAcid neutralizer, 1xdisposal bag, 1x cable tie, 1x pair of gloves, 1x instruction @ content card

 

 

Mercury Spill Kit (red case)

Location:

F10 113 (Spill kit cupboard)

Access:

Laboratory Staff (KAT1 key)

Contents

1 x Mercury collector, 2 x 270 g Amalgamation powder, 250 g indicator powder, 1 x vapour suppressor shaker bottle, 1 x aspirator bottle, 1 x waste collection bottle, 1 x mixing tub with spatula, 1 x chemical sponge, 1 pair nitrile gloves and goggles, 1 x disposal bag and twist tie, 1 x whisk on pan

Full Face respirators with Combination Filters

Location:

Chemistry Store E8 (x 2)

Access:

Stores Staff

Filters expiry:

05/2021

 

 

Location:

F10 134 (First Year Dispensary) (x 2)

Access:

Teaching Staff (KAT1 key)

Filters expiry:

06/2022

 

Spare Clothes

Location:

Cupboard F10 268 (outside Lab 262), Lab F10 333, Office F10 1006

Access:

KAT1 or KAR1 key

Location:

F10 134 (First Year Dispensary)

Access:

Laboratory Staff

Contents:

T-shirt, shorts, socks, towel, blanket

 

First Aid – Automated External Defibrillator

Location:

Chemical Sciences F10 Mezzanine Level near lifts and fire panel

Access:

Daytime: All; After Hours: swipe card access

Location:

Hilmer E10 Building lobby near the service corridor

Access:

Daytime: All; After Hours: swipe card access

Location:

SEB  E8 Building lobby near the lifts

Access:

Daytime: All; After Hours: swipe card access

 

F10 Defibrillator - Mezzanine level near the lifts

 

E10 Defibrillator - ground floor lobby near the Service Corridor entrance

 

E8 Defibrillator - ground floor lobby near the lifts

 

First Aid – EPIPENS (2 x 300 µg Adrenaline Auto-Injectors)

Location:

School of Chemistry Admin Office, Dalton F12 101

Access:

Daytime: All; After Hours: swipe card access