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Work Health and Safety Regulation 2011
Repealed version for 1 July 2017 to 31 August 2017 (accessed 17 September 2019 at 19:04)
365 Stopping use and disposing of handling systems
(1) This clause applies to a system used at a workplace for the use, handling or storage of hazardous chemicals if a person conducting a business or undertaking at the workplace intends that the system no longer be used for the use, handling or storage of the hazardous chemicals or be disposed of.(2) The person must ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, that the system is free of the hazardous chemicals when the system stops being used for the use, handling or storage of the hazardous chemicals or is disposed of.Maximum penalty:(a) in the case of an individual—$6,000, or(b) in the case of a body corporate—$30,000.(3) If it is not reasonably practicable to remove the hazardous chemicals from the system, the person must correctly label the system.Maximum penalty:(a) in the case of an individual—$6,000, or(b) in the case of a body corporate—$30,000.Note.For correctly labelling hazardous chemicals, see Subdivision 3 of Division 2.