Janitors and Custodians

Oregon Resources

Date Added Resource Source
Chemical Information
Jan 2003

OREGON Poison Center

http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/outreach/oregon-poison-center/?WT_rank=1

A 24-hour poison emergency information resource for health care professionals and the public throughout the state of Oregon. For a Poison Emergency, call 1-800-222-1222

(OHSU)
Dec 2005

OR-OSHA Hazard Alert - Carbon monoxide poisoning from an internal combusion engine (PDF)

http://www.cbs.state.or.us/external/osha/pdf/hazards/2993_11-2005_carbon-mon.pdf

This information applies to any device that produces carbon monoxide. Examples are heaters, generators, sprayers, pressure washers, drywall equipment, forklifts, and anything else with an internal combustion engine or that burns a petroleum fuel, gas, wood or coal.

(Oregon OSHA)
Hazardous Waste
Jan 2003

Oregon Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event Schedule

http://www.deq.state.or.us/lq/sw/hhw/events.htm

All non-DEQ events are limited to customers/residents of the sponsor's area. Most HHW events accept conditionally exempt generator (CEG) waste, but charge for disposal. Please call the local contact to confirm and get prices.

(OR DEQ)
Jan 2003

Household Hazardous Waste

http://www.deq.state.or.us/lq/sw/hhw/index.htm
(OR DEQ)
Occupational Hazards
Apr 2009

OSHA Assistance for the Cleaning Industry

http://www.osha.gov/dcsp/products/topics/cleaningindustry/index.html

Cleaning industry workers perform tasks year-round that expose them to safety hazards including slips, trips and falls, contact with toxic chemicals and ergonomic issues. Visit OSHA's Safety and Health Topics page on the Cleaning Industry to learn preventive measures for these hazards and others, and for information on improving workplace safety and health.

(Oregon OSHA)
Organizations
Jan 2003

OREGON Poison Center

http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/outreach/oregon-poison-center/?WT_rank=1

A 24-hour poison emergency information resource for health care professionals and the public throughout the state of Oregon. For a Poison Emergency, call 1-800-222-1222

(OHSU)