|Document ID (ISN)||65627|
|Convention or series no.
||Code of practice for the transportation and disposal of petroleum storage tanks and related wastes
||Occupational Safety and Health Service, Department of Labour, P.O. Box 3705, Wellington, New Zealand, May 1995. 56p. 20 ref.
||Contents of this code of practice: safety of works; authorization, permits and certification; removal of tanks; transport of used underground tanks; tank processing and disposal (precautions against explosion and fire from petroleum products or vapours, asphyxiation from vapours or lack of oxygen, and toxic effects of petroleum products, vapours or wastes); treatment and disposal of hazardous wastes; lead hazards; equipment checklist for tank disposal; supervision by the site contractor. In appendix: sample forms and notices; safe handling of petroleum products; accidents during leaded gasoline tank cleaning.
||disposal of harmful waste; New Zealand; petroleum products; storage tanks; fire hazards; transport of materials; explosion hazards; petroleum
||toxic effects; tetraethyllead; sludge; safety guides; authorization of dangerous work; glossary; directive; asphyxia
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||New Zealand|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Waste collection and disposal
Transport of materials