Chemical Hazards at Water and Wastewater Treatment Plants

Chemical Hazards at Water and Wastewater Treatment Plants

by Ruth Ann Buzzi
     
 

Water quality operators and lab personnel are exposed to a wide variety of chemical hazards. This is an important new guide to safety in the workplace. The book provides a concise, easy-to-use reference discussing chemical safety in the workplace for water quality treatment personnel. It reviews common hazards, offers guidance on implementing safety programs, and

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Overview

Water quality operators and lab personnel are exposed to a wide variety of chemical hazards. This is an important new guide to safety in the workplace. The book provides a concise, easy-to-use reference discussing chemical safety in the workplace for water quality treatment personnel. It reviews common hazards, offers guidance on implementing safety programs, and explains appropriate first aid procedures. The book is a "must have" for operators, lab personnel, managers, and health and safety professionals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780873714914
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/16/1992
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction. Chemical Hazards-Pulmonary Agents. Chemical Hazards-Heavy Metals. Chemical Hazards-Organics. CAustics and Corrosives. Dangers of Strong Oxidents and Reduction Agents. Microbial Hazards in Water. Human Reproduction and Chemical Exposure. Setting up a Safety Program.

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