Anhydrous Ammonia Employee Training
Concise Length 9 min
Available for MP4 video download by purchasing a corporate or single-site license.
Anhydrous ammonia is a common chemical used in manufacturing, the treatment of metals, and chemical processing. It is also an essential element of fertilizer and is used in a wide variety of industries as a refrigerant. To prevent harmful exposures to this useful chemical, OSHA has developed safety standards that regulate the use of anhydrous ammonia in the workplace.
This program discusses some key requirements from these regulations as well as safe work practices and procedures necessary to prevent harmful exposures to anhydrous ammonia. Topics include:
- The characteristics and properties of anhydrous ammonia
- The OSHA regulations involved in working with anhydrous ammonia
- The PPE and safe work practice controls needed
- How to respond to an exposure