Why is it so important to store chemicals properly? Did you know it’s a good idea to have a chemical storage plan?
If there’s one thing we’ve all learned from our high school chemistry class, it’s that certain chemicals can have unwanted reactions when mixed together. It’s also the reason that we’re taught not to eat certain things, like paint chips. (Let’s just say, not all chemical mixtures have immediate reactions.)
In all seriousness, chemical management is essential to the ongoing livelihood of your warehouse, laboratory, or manufacturing facility. Without a proper chemical storage plan in place, you run the risk of toxic exposure to employees, catastrophic explosions, fires, and unfortunate casualties.
So what’s the protocol for proper chemical storage? Keep reading to learn more.