Hazardous goods

3M asbestos/dust respiratory kit

28 September, 2016 | Supplied by: 3M Safety & Graphics

3M has a convenient respiratory kit designed for asbestos removal and environments containing dust.


Michell Instruments S8000RS chilled-mirror hygrometer

21 September, 2016 | Supplied by: AMS Instrumentation & Calibration Pty Ltd

The Michell Instruments S8000RS chilled-mirror hygrometer offers accuracy of ±0.1°C, with a wide measurement range of -90 to +20°C dewpoint.


Tougher asbestos controls demanded

14 July, 2016

After asbestos was detected on a major Brisbane construction site this week, Queensland is calling on the Commonwealth to step up its efforts to prevent the importation of materials that may contain asbestos.


New chemicals database

06 July, 2016 | Supplied by: Safe Work Australia

A new chemicals database of over 4500 chemicals classified under the GHS is now available.


Proposed changes to Dangerous Goods Code open for public consultation

04 July, 2016

Have your say: possible changes to the Australian Code for the Transport of Dangerous Goods by Road and Rail are now open for public consultation.


Enware emergency wash system

30 June, 2016 | Supplied by: Enware Australia Pty Ltd

The Enware emergency wash system is designed to offer initial first-aid treatment for hazardous contaminant emergencies. It is suitable for mining, petrochemical, oil refinery, chemical manufacturing, handling and storage applications, as well as laboratories and hospitals.


Gas company safely punching above its weight

10 June, 2016 | Supplied by: Enerpac Div/Actuant Australia

SupaGas is safely and rapidly puncturing hundreds of its gas cylinders each day thanks to Enerpac hydraulic tools.


Intertec explosion-proof cabinets

27 May, 2016 | Supplied by: Intertec

The Intertec explosion-proof cabinets protect field instrumentation operating in hazardous areas and are available in a range of standard and custom sizes, certified for use in Zone 1 and 2 hazardous areas.


Tecpro V22 Dust Cannon dust suppression unit

12 May, 2016 | Supplied by: Tecpro Australia

The Tecpro V22 Dust cannon is a dust suppression unit designed to use saline or salt water to control dust, suitable for the materials handling, ship loading and mining sectors.


Rescue program for wildlife caught in oil spills

09 May, 2016

Two universities researching oil spill wildlife emergencies have launched a global training program to improve preparation for, and response to, wildlife affected by oil spills.


Asbestos-laden water pipes pose safety challenge

22 April, 2016 | Supplied by: Air Springs Supply Pty Ltd

Australia is facing a multibillion-dollar task over the next decade to safely repair or replace asbestos-laced cement pipes in our water networks that have reached the end of their lifespan.


Ausgrid up for grabs, but bidders must commit to safe removal of asbestos: ETU

18 April, 2016

Around a thousand electrical panels containing asbestos have been installed at Ausgrid substations in NSW since 2007, but the ETU is calling on bidders for the electricity distributor to commit to the safe removal of the asbestos.


Red Lion E3 I/O module platform

23 March, 2016 | Supplied by: Control Logic Pty Ltd

Red Lion has launched the E3 I/O module platform, a high-density I/O system with hardened metal enclosures and powerful communication options for industrial applications.


New process for chemical decontamination achieves military first

18 March, 2016 | Supplied by: Scott Safety

A portable decontamination system of chemical, biological and radiological vapours, liquids and particles is achieving what Scott Safety says is a military first.


A&D Weighing EK-EP intrinsically safe weighing balances

29 January, 2016 | Supplied by: A&D Australasia Pty Ltd

A&D Weighing's EK-EP Series is a compact weighing balance that is suitable for all users who need to perform precise weight measurement in potentially hazardous environments or where ignitable concentrations of flammable gases, vapours or liquids are present.


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