Safety storage cabinets are used to protect users and together, store flammable chemicals in the workplace. T All cabinets are used to protect dangerous substances (flammable, corrosive, toxic…) and they’re protected from fire for 30 minutes (type 30) or 90 minutes (type 90).
In companies and laboratories, this type of furniture, have a great participation, providing protection against any incident, and also avoiding pollution of the environment, at all times. And for security levels, it is advisable to categorize its contents by levels of danger, and choose the security closet that best fits the amount of substance you have to store.
Storage Techniques with Security Cabinets
Thanks to the use of safe storage cabinets, you can check the work area and ensure hygiene, since it is important to have equipment against leaks and spills. Therefore, and thanks to its usefulness, the operator can have tools that provide reliability in the environment, so certain storage techniques must be used to take advantage of its use, which are:
- Analyzing the contents of security cabinets, it is important to have this type of furniture, since it can protect each type of substance, such as explosives, flammable, substances, corrosives, among others.
- Know the methods of procedures, on the storage of chemicals.
- Choose between security cabinets, for indoor or outdoor, taking into account the need required.
- Know the safety measures in the installation of the cabinets, following guidelines of installation, ventilation, signaling, and lighting.
- Safeguard products with fireproof cabinets.
- Reduce risk by storing hazardous substances.
Therefore, it is reduced in calculating the minimum necessary to ensure the existence of stored products without exceeding, since it can put workers at risk, and the job in the event of a possible accident.
In addition, it is important to have environmentally responsible equipment, which protects you from flammable products and substances, and safe storage cabinets, comply with all of this.
Tips for Storing Substances Inside Security Cabinets
Safety storage cabinets are ideal to conserve and protect chemicals, with safe compartments, in order to provide protection against risk factors, they are also equipped with safety closures.
The key to maintaining total security with the implementation of the cabinets, is based on, keep the products isolated from the rest, with identification by all the people who work in the area, separating the incompatible substances, to show the different types of substances, organize them by types and identify those that are incompatible, to keep them away.
In addition, they must be stored in suitable containers, in places protected from the sun, low temperatures or inclement weather, to avoid deformation. In the case of hazardous chemicals, the container must be approved. Large quantities of flammable substances should not be stored in laboratories, workshops or printing presses because of their high hazards.
In short, safety in the workplace, should be equipped with a safe storage cabinet, providing facilities for handling and storage of dangerous substances.
Explosion Proof Cabinets Brand Kalstein
At Kalstein, we are equipped with the most extensive technology in trained equipment, to meet all the demands of our customers. We offer you variety, in safe storage cabinets that provide reliability to the environment and offer safety to operators in case of any accident, and in this case the explosion proof cabinets of YR models, are ideal, and have with very attractive general characteristics, such as; environmental protection spray, strong insulation. Three-point hitch, double lock. High load-bearing adjustable laminate. Electrostatic grounding, safety update. Three colors, each with its own strengths. Adjustable fire ventilation, fire fighting on both sides of the cabinet body, and are equipped with adjustable valves, which can rotate to control the volume of air and reduce the risk of accumulation of harmful gases in the cabinet.