Hazardous Substances

The University's Hazardous Substance Safety Advisor is Roland Helfer.


UNE uses Chemwatch® to register all chemicals on site and to access all current Safety Data Sheets (SDSs). For access to UNE's Chemwatch® subscription, please contact the Hazardous Substance Safety Advisor. Requests must be accompanied by written supervisor approval specifying the areas to be accessed and the level of access required (consult records only or create/ amend records).


The University's Hazardous Substances Reference Group comprises of a number of technical experts across the organisation and provides advice to ensure the safe and compliant management of hazardous substances. The Chairperson and Secretary is the WHS Manager, Darren Stevenson.