HAZMAT


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HAZMAT

 (hăz′măt′)
abbr.
hazardous material

hazmat

(ˈhæzˌmæt)
n
(Environmental Science)
a. substances that pose a danger to public health
b. (as modifier): a hazmat suit .
[C20: haz(ardous) + mat(erials)]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.HAZMAT - an abbreviation for `hazardous material' used on warning signsHAZMAT - an abbreviation for `hazardous material' used on warning signs; "NO HAZMATS IN TUNNEL"
material, stuff - the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object; "coal is a hard black material"; "wheat is the stuff they use to make bread"
Translations

HAZMAT

n (inf) of hazardous materialGefahrstoff m; (Mot) → Gefahrgut nt
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Students are provided the opportunity to visually inspect the HAZMAT space for cleanliness and organization, paying special attention to material stowage compatibilities.
First, military vehicles must be certified by an agent who verifies their ability to travel with HAZMAT cargo across European roads.
Additionally, the company mentioned that the HAZMAT trucks are equipped to transport oil, condensate and a condensate-brine mixture and will allow GreenHunter Water to upgrade its ability to pick up liquids from well pads where water separation equipment is not used and the bigger fleet will enable transport of 100% of the material to a central receiving facility.
NSPEC OFFERS A COURSE CALLED HAZMAT TRAINING POP NON-CERTIFY/NS OFFICIALS.
When Marines were asked where to get first aid information for a hazardous chemical, they checked the unique identifier on the HAZMAT container and quickly pulled the correct MSDS and information needed.
Note: Per the Hazardous Material Users Guide, anytime you wear a face shield while handling HAZMAT, you must also wear the appropriate eye protection.
federal regulations and international guidelines that govern HAZMAT shipments--both through the DTS and via commercial shippets--are available to the public and are constantly updated and published by the U.
However, trucking organizations don't always know the local area HAZMAT specialists in a particular region.
Make sure your unit has plenty of Soldiers with HAZMAT certification.
23G, chapter 7, paragraph 0702 (g) (5), states that your command is responsible for having a quick reference for retrieval, and it needs to be correlated between the AUL, MSDS, and individual HAZMAT.