Chemical Spill Procedures

A spill is defined as an uncontrolled release of a chemical. Spills can be categorized into two types:

1. Major spills

2. Minor spills

The following documents are intended to provide information with regard to how chemical spills are classified, and what to do if you encounter a chemical spill. If you have any questions regarding chemical spills at the University of Manitoba, please contact Environmental Health and Safety at 204-474-6633 or EHSO@umanitoba.ca .

Chemical Spill Procedures and Spill Kit Recommendations (PDF)

Chemical Spill Procedures (Training PPT)