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Hazardous Substances Act, 1973 (Act No. 15 of 1973)

Regulations Governing the Conveyance of Hazardous Substances by Road Tanker

Annexures

Annexure 5 : Cards and Certificates

Part I : Hazchem Scale Card

 

 

Regulation 9, 10, 11 and 12

 

Hazchem Scale Card for Hazardous Chemicals

 

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Notes for Guidance

 

FOG

In the absence of fog equipment a fine spray may be used.

 

DRY AGENT

Water must not be allowed to come into contact with the substance at risk.

 

V

Can be violently or even explosively reactive.

 

FULL

Full body protective clothing with BA.

 

BA

Breathing apparatus plus protective gloves.

 

DILUTE

May be washed to drain with large quantities of water.

 

CONTAIN

Prevent, by any means available, spillage from entering drains or water course.