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Prudent Practices in the Laboratory: Handling and Disposal of Chemicals
In the event of a spill, sweep up fluorides, place in an appropriate container, and dispose of properly. Respiratory protection may be necessary in the event of a large spill or release in a confined area.
Excess fluorides and waste material containing this substance should be placed in an appropriate container, clearly labeled, and handled according to your institution's waste disposal guidelines. For more information on disposal procedures, see Chapter 7 of this volume.