Anhydrous ammonia is commonly used in agricultural and other products. It can, however, be very hazardous and cause serious injuries, health problems, and death.
Anhydrous ammonia awareness provides basic information on the properties and health effects of anhydrous ammonia as well as precautions to take when working with or around it.
Properties of Ammonia
- Anhydrous vs. Aqua Ammonia
- Physical properties of anhydrous ammonia
- Chemical properties
- Physical Hazards
- How ammonia causes harm
- Routes of exposure
- Eye and skin contact
- First aid providers
- Engineering controls
Handling and Storage
- Safe handling
- Safe storage
- Potential ammonia emergencies
- Requirement for emergency response
- Emergency response plans
- PPE for emergency responders
Who Needs Anhydrous ammonia awareness Learning?
People who work with or near ammonia and their supervisors