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February 26, 2018

Tactical Action - Use detection equipment to identify and monitor any corrosive materials involved

Tactical Action - Identify the location, physical state (solid, liquid, gas), type, quantity and corrosivity of the released material

Tactical Action - Consider testing a small sample of the corrosive material with pH paper to help assess its hazards

Tactical Action - Contact and liaise with corrosive product specialists

Control measure - Substance identification: Corrosive materials

New guidance approved for publication December 2017 NIF

Tactical Action - Use signs, labels, markings and container types to identify the presence of corrosive materials

Strategic Action - Have procedures to enable responders to safely recognise and protect people from corrosive materials

Tactical Action - Assess the risk of fire or flammable/explosive atmospheres from the potential production of hydrogen ...