By the same token, Nalgene containers should not be used to store amyl chloride, bromine, butyric acid, carbon disulfide, nitrobenzine, thionyl chloride, or vinylidene chloride.
Chemicals that are no longer needed, old, out of date, or unusable should be removed from operational or storage areas.
Solid waste that has been in contact with chemicals should be handled according to your own company’s protocols which should, in turn, be informed by legislation and industry best practice.
Labelling of all chemicals, gas cylinders, and chemical waste is essential. It seems an obvious thing to do, but many companies simply don’t enforce labelling or track it and it costs them money and credibility.