Working Safely with Nanomaterials

Publication Date : 2011
213 Visited Entry Date : 2015/03/11

AUSTRALIA

English
Document type Guide & Procedure
Subject Occupational Safety
Summary
These guidelines apply to all staff and students at The University of Queensland who are working with nanomaterials, or chemicals, hazardous substances and other materials that are in the nanomaterial size range. This guideline explains the potential hazards that may apply to working with nanomaterials, provides information for their safe handling and describes the compliance requirements.
This guideline outlines the hazards and safety considerations for work involving nanomaterials.
Content
Risk Management/Assessment

Risk Management/Assessment Tools

Controlling exposure to nanomaterials
- Inhalation
- Dermal
- Ingestion
- Injection
- Cleanup
- Disposal

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