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Safety Precautions When Working with Cementitous Products

Safety begins with choosing the right product for the application environment!


Cement is corrosive - may cause severe skin burns & eye damage

  • Wear gloves and long sleeve shirts
  • Wear eye protection
  • Face shield protection may be recommended

Respirable silica is suspected of causing lung cancer

  • Wear dust masks / respirators
  • Avoid breathing dust
  • Use proper ventilation

Use protective equipment & clothing

  • Safety Glasses
  • Gloves
  • Face Shields
  • Dust Mask / Respirator
  • Protective Clothing

Keep vigilant

  • Don’t become complacent. Retain a healthy respect for the dangers of working with chemicals.
  • Doing it wrong a thousand times before just means you’re lucky.
  • Luck is all about the past. Safety is about your future.
  • Safety begins before you’re on the jobsite.

Before you select a product - Read and understand the manufacturer’s Technical Data Sheet. If anything is unclear call ChemMasters’ Technical Service at 1-800-486-7866.

  • Make sure the product is recommended for the application, purpose and location in which you intend to use it.
  • Make sure the product is recommended for the anticipated environmental conditions and application techniques.
  • Make sure you understand the surface preparation requirements.
  • Pay particular attention to required timing and limitations.
  • Have a plan in place for your application process.

Before you arrive at the jobsite - Read and understand the manufacturer’s Safety Data Sheet. If anything is unclear, call ChemMasters’ Technical Service at 1-800-486-7866.

  • Understand both the health and safety hazards posed by the product and environment in which you intend to apply it.
  • Have a plan in place to address hazards should they occur.
  • Understand and employ the recommended PPE.
  • Make sure everyone on the jobsite is similarly informed.

Before you begin working at the jobsite, make sure you’re prepared.

  • Is everyone on site aware of the hazards and limitations?
  • Is everyone aware of your plan to address hazards should they occur?
  • Is adequate safety equipment on hand?
  • Is everyone wearing the recommended PPE?
  • Review the product label prior to opening the container.

Cement is corrosive - may cause severe skin burns & eye damage

  • Wear gloves and long sleeve shirts
  • Wear eye protection
  • Face shield protection may be recommended

Respirable silica is suspected of causing lung cancer

  • Wear dust masks / respirators
  • Avoid breathing dust
  • Use proper ventilation

Use protective equipment & clothing

  • Safety Glasses
  • Gloves
  • Face Shields
  • Dust Mask / Respirator
  • Protective Clothing
© 2019 ChemMasters, Inc.
Silencure, Polyseal, Traz, Aquanil, Spall Guard, Chemisil, EZ Strip Cure, SafeSeal, Spray Film, DuraShield SRT, Slip Stop and Exposee are trademarks of ChemMasters, Inc. ChemMasters and Safe-Cure are registered trademarks of ChemMasters, Inc.


300 Edwards Street, Madison, Ohio 44057
Phone 440.428.2105 - 800.486.7866
Fax 440.428.7091
 
 
© 2019 ChemMasters, Inc.
Silencure, Polyseal, Traz, Aquanil, Spall Guard, Chemisil, EZ Strip Cure, SafeSeal, Spray Film, DuraShield SRT, Slip Stop and Exposee are trademarks of ChemMasters, Inc. ChemMasters and Safe-Cure are registered trademarks of ChemMasters, Inc.
300 Edwards Street, Madison, Ohio 44057
Phone 440.428.2105 - 800.486.7866
Fax 440.428.7091