Spill kits are a comprehensive set of materials to contain and quickly clean a spillage in your workplace. If you work with hazardous chemicals, spills can cause severe harm to people, equipment, and the environment. Correctly storing your spill kits in a secure and accessible location is vital to minimize the danger of spillages.
People often forget the hazards of cleaning chemicals because they don’t use them in the same way as other hazardous chemicals. Chemicals used for cleaning can come with various potential dangers that threaten the health and safety of workers and workplaces. The risk is heightened for workers who use them daily, like cleaning machinery or equipment.
Ecospill exists to support Australian workplaces manage hazardous chemicals. In this article, we explain how to use cleaning chemicals safely and the materials to help achieve this safety.
Silt fences are a simple but effective tool to stop the movement of sediments. Construction works can disturb the soil and cause unwanted sediment movement that erodes nearby terrain and pollutes watercourses. Informing yourself on tips to consider when installing a silt fence can help you create the perfect barrier.
Spill kits are the one-stop tool to manage liquid spills in your workplace. Spills are detrimental to the safety of your workplace, your staff and the environment. As the liquids and chemicals that Australian workplaces use range widely, different materials and techniques are needed to clean up different types. Ensuring that you have the appropriate spill kits on-site before a spill occurs is imperative to mitigate the risk of spills.
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Chemical Spill Kit
Eco Spill provides a range of Chemical Spill Kit solutions. These spill kits cover hydrocarbon (fuel), chemical and marine kits. We offer a range of fuel and oil spill kits, general purpose spill kits, hazchem spill kits, premium spill kits, marine spill kits, spill trailers and spill kit accessories.
Spill Kits and Legislation | What Are You Responsible For?
The merits of keeping up to date with your spill kits goes well beyond a personal sense of pride for keeping your local environment clean and protected. You are helping to ease the burden borne by the environment, leaving it as pristine – or more so – than you found it. As we learn more […]
Effective Workplace Spill Response in 4 Steps
Chemicals are present in many workplaces, from laboratories to office environments. Chemicals are hazardous and can be deadly when misused or in the case of an incident. Chemical use ranges from one workplace to the next. Some chemicals are for production. Others are for cleaning purposes. They can also be to lubricate equipment or to […]
Eco Spill and Floor Bunding Advantages
Research and experience has taught us more and more about the dangers of oil and solvent spills. Even in relatively small amounts, these substances can create considerable problems for local flora and fauna, and over a long enough time frame, ourselves as well.