AS / NZS 4452 The Storage and Handling of Toxic Substances - Western Australia


You may need to comply with this standard if you intend to store and handle toxic substances that meet the Class 6.1 classification criteria of the Australian Dangerous Goods Code (ADG Code).

This standard sets out requirements and recommendations for the safe storage and handling of toxic substances. It applies in locations that are generally industrial, commercial or rural in nature, including laboratories.

Service type

Code of Practice

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Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety Act 2004 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Energy, Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety

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