Hazardous storage cupboards for the containment of dangerous materials and chemicals
Flammable liquids and hazardous materials need to be stored safely and securely. We have a range of safety cabinets, cupboards, chests and vaults to enable you to achieve this. Should you require them, we also have a large range of hazardous safety labels. for marking the contents of a safety cabinet or locker. These cupboards and cabinets are commonly used in laboratories, stores, warehouses and anywhere where hazardous materials need to be stored safely and securely. Many of these cabinets have the option of adding additional shelves or a stand for raising the cabinet of the floor. There are also portable cabinets on wheels available where mobile storage of hazardous substances is required. The bright yellow colour make these ideal for hazardous storage with the yellow representing danger and acting as a warning.
What can you store in a chemical storage cabinet?
The range of hazardous substances that are suitable to be stored in these laboratory cabinets include chemicals (such as acid, alkali and pesticides). The use of a flammables storage cabinet is highly recommended for fire safety, reducing the risk of a fire starting and spreading. Our FlamStor and FlamBank fire retardant cabinets are rated to 30 minutes fire protection. These storage cabinets are bunded to safely catch any leaked hazardous liquid.
Hazardous storage cabinets are required to comply with COSHH requirements under the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) Regulations 2002. These cabinets keep potentially dangerous materials contained and reduce their risk. There are many aspects to the safe storage and control of all hazardous substances, more details can be found on the Health and Safety Executive website, Click here to read more about COSHH