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Employers must ensure all WorkSafeBC-certified blasters know how to properly dispose of explosives. This bulletin discusses the dangers of damaged or deteriorated explosives and legal requirements for safe disposal and training.
The changes to WHMIS result in new standardized hazard classification criteria, a few new label requirements, and material safety data sheets (MSDS) will be replaced by safety data sheets (SDS).