Hazardous chemical workplace

This is a workplace with hazardous chemicals where quantities do not exceed set amounts specified in the WHS legislation.


Obligations of the PCBU include:

  • managing risks to health and safety associated with the hazardous chemicals
  • keeping an up to date register of hazardous chemicals
  • providing for correct labelling, safe handling and access to safety data sheets for hazardous chemicals
  • placarding.

See also relevant codes.