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    Aug 19, 2018  
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ENV* K220 - Hazardous Materials °


3 CREDIT HOURS
Prerequisite: None required; CHE* K111  or CHE* K121  recommended.
This course is a study of accident preven­tion, safety, industrial hygiene and proper procedures for handling hazardous materials. Properties of many industrial reagents and solvents are examined so they can be handled and stored prop­erly. The following specific topics will be covered: Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), labeling, personnel training and records, emergency response program, toxicity routes of entry, storage, ventilation, personal protective equipment, barriers, and spills containment Requirements of OSHA, SPCC, RCRA, and TSCA will be reviewed to provide students with a working knowledge of the regulations. This course meets the requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120.



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