Chlorine Handling Manual.pdf

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    CHLORINE IS A HAZARDOUS CHEMICAL THAT CAN CAUSE INJURY AND DEATH IF NOT HANDLED PROPERLY. THIS MANUAL CONTAINS ONLY GENERAL INFORMATION ON THE PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, STORAGE, AND HANDLING OF CHLORINE. IT IS NOT INTENDED TO REPLACE OR LIMIT SAFETY PROCEDURES IN YOUR FACILITY.

    SAFETY PROCEDURES IN AN INDUSTRIAL SETTING MUST BE DESIGNED

    IN ACCORDANCE WITH ALL GOVERNMENTAL REGULATIONS AND NATIONAL SAFETY CODES, AFTER GIVING FULL CONSIDERATION TO THE SPECIFIC NEEDS OF THE INDUSTRIAL FACILITY INVOLVED.

    SIEMENS WATER TECHNOLOGIES CORP. CANNOT ANTICIPATE THE SPECIFIC SAFETY PROCEDURES REQUIRED AT EVERY INDUSTRIAL FACILITY. ACCORDINGLY, SIEMENS WATER TECHNOLOGIES CORP. DOES NOT GUARANTEE THAT SAFETY PROCEDURES DESIGNED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS MANUAL WILL COMPLETELY ELIMINATE HAZARDS AND THUS ASSUMES NO LIABILITY FOR ACCIDENTS THAT MAY OCCUR IN YOUR FACILITY.

    READ THIS ENTIRE MANUAL AND BE FULLY FAMILIAR WITH YOUR EQUIPMENT AND YOUR ENTIRE INDUSTRIAL SYSTEM SO THAT THE SAFETY PROCEDURES YOU ESTABLISH WILL MEET THE NEEDS OF THE

    EMPLOYEES IN YOUR FACILITY. READING ONLY PART OF THE MANUAL

    WILL NOT HELP YOU ANALYZE THE NEEDS OF YOUR FACILITY. CONTACT YOUR CHLORINE SUPPLIER, THE CHLORINE INSTITUTE, INC., OR SIMILAR ORGANIZATION TO OBTAIN A MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET (MSDS) AND MORE DETAILED INFORMATION ON CHLORINE. INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE FROM: THE CHLORINE INSTITUTE, INC., 1300 WILSON BOULEVARD, ARLINGTON, VA 22209.

    PLEASE NOTE THE PUBLICATION DATE AND POSSIBLE OBSOLESCENCE OF THIS MATERIAL AS A RESULT OF SCIENTIFIC AND MEDICAL DEVELOPMENTS AFTER THE DATE OF PUBLICATION. THIS APPLIES TO ALL MATERIALS YOU REVIEW IN THE COURSE OF DEVELOPING SAFETY PROCEDURES FOR USE AT YOUR FACILITY.