HHW tips: when storing
Keep hazardous household chemicals out of reach of children and pets.
HHW tips: when transporting
Bring HHW in its original container(s), if possible. If the original container is damaged, save as much of the label as possible to identify contents.
HHW tips: when disposing
Read the label if you are unsure of appropriate disposal methods for a household chemical.
HHW tips: when using
Follow label directions when using a product. Avoid using hazardous products if you are pregnant or around children and pets.
HHW tips: when purchasing
Read the label: Products labeled, corrosive, flammable, reactive or toxic, are hazardous. The level of hazard is indicated by signal words: Caution is the lowest hazard level, followed by Warning. Danger or Poison signals the highest hazard level.