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  • AS/NZS 2243.10:2004

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    Safety in laboratories Storage of chemicals

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    Superseded date:  10-02-2022

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-06-2004

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Specifies procedures and requirements for the segregation and storage of chemicals in laboratories and stores associated with laboratories.

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    This Standard sets out the requirements for the safe keeping of chemicals in packages—(a) when stored inside a laboratory; (b) stored in associated storerooms or spaces which are support areas to the laboratory; and (c) when opening packages. NOTE: The relationship between this Standard and other Standards on the storage of chemicals is provided in the Foreword.

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    Committee CH-026
    Development Note Under Revision by DR AS 2243.2:2020.
    Document Type Standard
    Product Note Pending Revision indicates that as a result of the Aged Standards review process, the document needs updating. If no project proposal, meeting the quality criteria, is received within the 12 month timeframe, the document shall be withdrawn.
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes
    Under Revision

    History - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    First published as AS 2243.10-1993.
    Jointly revised and designated AS/NZS 2243.10:2004. Originated as AS 2243.10-1993. Jointly revised and designated AS/NZS 2243.10:2004.

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    AS 4332-2004 The storage and handling of gases in cylinders
    AS/NZS 1020:1995 The control of undesirable static electricity
    AS/NZS 2430.3.8:2004 Classification of hazardous areas Examples of area classification - Surface coatings and adhesives
    AS/NZS 2381.1:1999 Electrical equipment for explosive atmospheres - Selection, installation and maintenance General requirements
    AS/NZS 4452:1997 The storage and handling of toxic substances
    AS/NZS 2243.2:2006 Safety in laboratories Chemical aspects
    AS/NZS 2243.8:2006 Safety in laboratories - Fume cupboards
    AS 1940-2004 The storage and handling of flammable and combustible liquids
    AS/NZS 2243.1:2005 Safety in laboratories Planning and operational aspects
    AS/NZS 2430.3.7:2004 Classification of hazardous areas Examples of area classification - Landfill gas, sewage treatment and sewage pumping plants
    AS/NZS 2243.1:1997 Safety in laboratories - General
    AS/NZS 2022:2003 Anhydrous ammonia - Storage and handling
    AS 1894-1997 The storage and handling of non-flammable cryogenic and refrigerated liquids (Reconfirmed 2021)
    AS/NZS 2927:2001 The storage and handling of liquefied chlorine gas
    AS/NZS 4681:2000 The storage and handling of Class 9 (miscellaneous) dangerous goods and articles
    AS/NZS 2430.3.1:2004 Classification of hazardous areas - Examples of area classification - General
    AS/NZS 4801:2001 Occupational health and safety management systems - Specification with guidance for use
    AS/NZS 2982.1:1997 Laboratory design and construction - General requirements
    AS/NZS 61241.3:1999 Electrical apparatus for use in the presence of combustible dust Classification of areas where combustible dusts are or may be present
    AS/NZS 2430.3.6:2004 Classification of hazardous areas Examples of area classification - Laboratories, including fume cupboards and flammable medical agents
    AS 3961-1991 Liquefied natural gas - Storage and handling
    AS/NZS 2381.1:2005 Electrical equipment for explosive gas atmospheres - Selection, installation and maintenance - General requirements
    AS 1375-1985 Industrial fuel-fired appliances (known as the SAA Industrial Fuel-fired Appliances Code)
    AS/NZS 3833:2007 The storage and handling of mixed classes of dangerous goods, in packages and intermediate bulk containers
    AS 3961-2005 The storage and handling of liquefied natural gas
    AS/NZS 3833:1998 The storage and handling of mixed classes of dangerous goods in packages and intermediate bulk containers
    AS 3780-1994 The storage and handling of corrosive substances
    AS/NZS 2430.3.9:2004 Classification of hazardous areas Examples of area classification - Miscellaneous
    AS/NZS 2243.2:1997 Safety in laboratories - Chemical aspects
    AS/NZS 2430.3.5:2004 Classification of hazardous areas Examples of area classification - Refineries and major processing plants
    AS 1940-1993 The storage and handling of flammable and combustible liquids
    AS/NZS 2430.3.4:2004 Classification of hazardous areas - Examples of area classification - Flammable gases
    AS/NZS 2430.3.2:2004 Classification of hazardous areas - Examples of area classification - Vehicle workshops, vehicle parking, fuel dispensing stations and aircraft hangars
    AS/NZS 3000:2000 Electrical installations (known as the Australian/New Zealand Wiring Rules)
    AS 2430.1-1987 Classification of hazardous areas - Explosive gas atmospheres
    AS/NZS 2430.3.3:2004 Classification of hazardous areas - Examples of area classification - Flammable liquids
    AS 2714-1993 The storage and handling of hazardous chemical materials - Class 5.2 substances (organic peroxides)
    AS/NZS 2243.8:2001 Safety in laboratories - Fume cupboards
    AS/NZS 1596:2002 The storage and handling of LP Gas

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    AS 1940:2017 The storage and handling of flammable and combustible liquids
    AS 1038.2-2006 Coal and coke - Analysis and testing Coke - Total moisture (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS/NZS 2982:2010 Laboratory design and construction
    AS/NZS 2243.6:2010 Safety in laboratories Plant and equipment aspects
    AS 2300.1.3-2008 Methods of chemical and physical testing for the dairying industry General methods and principles - Determination of fat - Gravimetric method (Reconfirmed 2019)
    AS 5239-2011 Examination of ignitable liquids in fire debris
    AS 1038.9.4-2006 Coal and coke - Analysis and testing Higher rank coal - Phosphorus - Borate fusion/molybdenum blue method
    AS/NZS 2243.8:2014 Safety in laboratories Fume cupboards
    AS 5388.1-2012 Forensic analysis Recognition, recording, recovery, transport and storage of material
    AS 4969.3-2008 Analysis of acid sulfate soil - Dried samples - Methods of test Determination of peroxide pH (pHox), titratable peroxide acidity (TPA) and excess acid neutralizing capacity (ANCE)
    AS 4125.1-2009 Sound laboratory practice in food and water microbiology laboratories - Premises, safety, sample management, regulatory compliance and record management
    AS 3515.4-2007 Gold and gold bearing alloys Determination of gold content (greater than 99.95%) - Inductively coupled plasma - Atomic emission spectrometry
    AS/NZS 2243.8:2006 Safety in laboratories - Fume cupboards
    AS/NZS 4308:2008 Procedures for specimen collection and the detection and quantitation of drugs of abuse in urine
    AS 2503.2-2006 Refractories and refractory materials - Chemical analysis Aluminosilicate refractories
    AS 1894-1997 The storage and handling of non-flammable cryogenic and refrigerated liquids (Reconfirmed 2021)
    AS 1038.10.1-2003 Coal and coke - Analysis and testing Determination of trace elements - Coal, coke and fly-ash - Determination of eleven trace elements - Flame atomic absorption spectrometric method (Reconfirmed 2013)
    SAA HB 9-1994 Occupational personal protection
    AS 1940-2004 The storage and handling of flammable and combustible liquids
    AS 1038.6.4-2005 Coal and coke - Analysis and testing Higher rank coal and coke - Ultimate analysis - Carbon, hydrogen and nitrogen - Instrumental method
    AS/NZS 4782.3:2014 Double-capped fluorescent lamps - Performance specifications Procedure for quantitative analysis of mercury present in fluorescent lamps
    AS 4969.12-2009 Analysis of acid sulfate soil - Dried samples - Methods of test Complete suspension peroxide oxidation combined acidity and sulfur (SPOCAS) method (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 4326-1995 The storage and handling of oxidizing agents
    AS/NZS 4791:2006 Hot-dip galvanized (zinc) coatings on ferrous open sections, applied by an in-line process (Reconfirmed 2017)
    HB 37.4-1994 Handbook of Australian fire Standards Building materials, products and construction (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS/NZS 2243.4:2018 Safety in laboratories Ionizing radiations
    AS 4969.13-2009 Analysis of acid sulfate soil - Dried samples - Methods of test Determination of acid neutralizing capacity by back-titration (ANCBT)
    AS 1952-2009 Dispensing measures - Pharmaceutical - Glass
    AS 1038.4-2006 Coal and coke - Analysis and testing Coke - Proximate analysis
    AS/NZS 2243.1:2005 Safety in laboratories Planning and operational aspects
    AS/NZS 1301.012:2017 Methods of test for pulp and paper Organic solvent extractives in wood, pulp and paper
    AS 4969.7-2008 Analysis of acid sulfate soil - Dried samples - Methods of test Determination of chromium reducible sulfur (SCR) (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 4332-2004 The storage and handling of gases in cylinders
    AS/NZS 2243.3:2010 Safety in laboratories Microbiological safety and containment
    AS 4156.3-2008 Coal preparation Magnetite for coal preparation plant use - Test methods (Reconfirmed 2020)
    AS 1038.18-2006 Coal and coke - Analysis and testing Coke - Size analysis (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS 2503.1-2006 Refractories and refractory materials - Chemical analysis Silica refractories
    AS 1774.21-2005 Refractories and refractory materials - Physical test methods Determination of workability index - Mouldable refractories
    AS 1038.1-2001 Coal and coke - Analysis and testing Higher rank coal - Total moisture
    AS 1774.24-2006 Refractories and refractory materials - Physical test methods Determination of the resistance to thermal shock
    AS 1038.26-2005 Coal and coke - Analysis and testing Higher rank coal and coke - Guide for the determination of apparent relative density
    AS 1038.21.1.1-2008 Coal and coke - Analysis and testing Higher rank coal and coke - Relative density - Analysis sample/density bottle method
    AS 4834-2007 Packaging for surface transport of biological material that may cause disease in humans, animals and plants
    AS 4969.8-2008 Analysis of acid sulfate soil - Dried samples - Methods of test Determination of hydrochloric acid extractable sulfur (SHCl), calcium (CaHCl) and magnesium (MgHCl) (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS/NZS 2243.2:2006 Safety in laboratories Chemical aspects
    AS/NZS 4081:2001 The storage and handling of liquid and liquefied polyfunctional isocyanates (Reconfirmed 2021)
    AS 2503.4-2006 Refractories and refractory materials - Chemical analysis Dolomites and magnesites
    AS/NZS 4782.3(INT):2006 Double-capped fluorescent lamps - Performance specifications Procedure for quantitative analysis of mercury present in fluorescent lamps
    AS 1774.11-2005 Refractories and refractory materials - Physical test methods - Determination of thermal expansion
    AS 2503.3-2006 Refractories and refractory materials - Chemical analysis High alumina materials
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