Hazardous Material Expert– Everyday Dangers


Today, let us welcome my friend and hazardous materiel expert, Bill. His official title is Environmental Health and Safety Specialist, where he’s responsible for hazardous material import/export, along with training individuals on proper handling of Hazmat. Bill was very entertaining to interview and he has a wealth of information to share. It may even save your life.

My normal Disclaimer applies to my guests as well.

Time: 53:00

How to reach me:


Portland Being Prepared 

Google Home page 

The top right hand side has twitter and YouTube

preparePDX@gmail.com  for questions


Gas Pump Explosion Caused by Static Electricity

NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards  

2012 Hazmat guide book

The FDA even recommends flushing certain drugs down the toilet.  Are you freaking kidding me!  Do we have a full analysis of the possible risks to the water supply?

“IDLH is an acronym for Immediately Dangerous to Life or Health, and is defined by the US National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) as exposure to airborne contaminants that is “likely to cause death or immediate or delayed permanent adverse health effects or prevent escape from such an environment.”” Wikipedia


The Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS)

If you have questions or just want to thank Bill for his help, please leave a comment down below.  Or you can email at preparePDX@gmail.com

Disaster by Mc Frontalot 

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