Safe Storage of Solid Ammonium Nitrate - Code of Practice - Western Australia


You will need to comply with this code if you intend to store solid ammonium nitrate.

This code provides practical guidance on managing many of the risks associated with ammonium nitrate (AN) and describes the preferred safe work practices that can be readily used at places, such as ports, merchant stores, mine sites, manufacturers' facilities and the parking of vehicles loaded with AN on private property.

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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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