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04/05/2012 - Seminar on Safety Handling Hazardous liquids and gases

Last May 2012, 2nd and 3rd, the Center for Research and Development "Josep Pascual Vila" (CSIC - Barcelona) in collaboration with companies Asecos, Sensotran and Válvulas y Conexiones (Swagelok) organized the "Seminar on Safety Handling hazardous liquids and gases. "
The agenda included three papers:
• Storage and handling of chemicals, legislation and regulations, safety cabinets and the Fire and Explosion demonstration by Mr. Pere Trallero of Asecos.
• Gas detection, atmospheric monitoring, alarm systems and instruments by Mr. Marc Delgado of Sensotran.
• Conducting fluid leak identification and measurement, installation criteria and selection of fittings and valves by Mr. Jordi Villanueva of Swagelok.
This seminar was attended by over 200 people interested in enhancing and complementing their knowledge on these issues so common in laboratories.
We want to thank the CSIC to advance this kind of initiatives to improve working conditions in all types of laboratories where chemicals are handled.