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|Ordinance on Prevention of Organic Solvent Poisoning
The Ministry of Labour Ordinance No. 36, September 30, 1972
Chapter VIII. Storage of Organic Solvents and Disposal of Empty Containers
Organic Solvents and the like)
Article 35. The employer shall, when storing organic solvents,
etc., inside a building, use solid containers with closed lids or plugged
stoppers so that the organic solvents will not spill, leak, seep out or disperse,
and shall install the following equipment at the storage place:
(1) Equipment to prevent workers other
than assigned workers from entering the storage facility.
(2) Equipment to exhaust organic solvent
vapour to the outside.
Article 36. When an empty container which was previously
used to contain organic solvents is suspected to emit vapour, the employer
shall seal the container or store the container at a specified outdoor place.