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hazmat

(hăz′măt)
Contraction for hazardous material.
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* Prohibiting use of tank cars transporting poison inhalation hazard/toxic inhalation hazard materials that are constructed of non-normalized steels and are not constructed of steels meeting the highest available fracture toughness specifications.
HU Western Washington University, $199,000 for commercial alterations: install new interior finishes, abate hazard materials, upgrade A/V, HVAC and lighting.
Professionals May 15-17 120 Pediatric Associates May 16 Open Warm Beach Camp Foundation May 16 175 North Central ESD training May 18 165 Early Childhood Trainers May 18-20 100 Fire Chiefs Hazard Materials Division May 18-21 180 WA St.
Fire investigation officers worked at the scene well into the night, along with hazard materials officers and workers from Transco to establish the cause of the explosion.
JOIFF represents organisations dealing with high hazard materials and with nominated emergency responders such as hazard management teams and occupational fire fighters who provide cover for industrial and commercial organizations.
In simple terms, if your company receives materials that have placards on the container or shipping papers identifying the contents of the package as hazardous materials, then your staff receiving or handling that material needs to have hazard materials training.
Professional Assn.: Engineering Society of Detroit Certified Hazard Materials Management

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