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 (Training PPT)