1.12 Chemical Identification Systems

Everything Must Be Labelled
Drum labels must be intact with instructions and warnings clearly visible.

All containers must be printed or labelled to ensure the correct chemical is used and not one that might cause damage, and so products are not thrown away because they couldn’t be identified – wastage is then minimised.

Agar uses a colour and number coding system that makes identification quicker and easier.

This is in place to assist current and new cleaners to do their job. And, in the event of injury, first aid information is available and correct action may be taken.

TIPS: Why not label your stripping and rinsing buckets when stripping and sealing a floor?