Safety wear

Safety Equipment Image credit

Safety Equipment Image credit

ZIMSEC O Level Integrated Science Notes: Safety wear

  • Pesticides are dangerous and need to be handled with care.
  • The following equipment ought to be used when handling chemicals depending on the instructions of each chemical’s label and its usage directions.
Safe chemical use. Image credit

Safe chemical use. Image credit


Gloves. Image credit

Gloves. Image credit

  • Protect hands when handling chemicals.


Goggles. Image credit

Goggles. Image credit

  • To protect the eyes.

In addition the following may also be used.

  • Chemical resistant coveralls/overalls to protect the rest of the body.
  • A respirator to guard against chemical fumes.
  • Chemical resistant boots to protect the feet.

To access more topics go to the Integrated Science Notes page.

By | 2017-01-17T11:18:14+00:00 August 14th, 2015|Notes, O Level Science Notes, Ordinary Level Notes|0 Comments

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