A chemical safety audit checklist is a tool used in evaluating systems in place that manages hazardous chemicals.
Performing chemical safety audits ensure that systems in place follow best practices and are adequate and effective.
This tool can also be used to ensure compliance with local regulations in the proper handling of hazardous chemicals.
Chemical Safety Best Practices
Ensure chemical containers are clearly labeled.
Inspect containers for leaks or damage.
Keep containers tightly closed when not in use.
As much as possible minimize your exposure to a chemical substance.
Read the label and follow instructions carefully.
Ensure emergency equipment are readily available.
Ensure proper ventilation.
Wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).