Chemical Risk Analysis: A Practical Handbook

Chemical Risk Analysis: A Practical Handbook

by Bernard Martel
     
 

ISBN-10: 1903996651

ISBN-13: 9781903996652

Pub. Date: 09/01/2004

Publisher: Elsevier Science

This handbook includes the principal methodological tools and data required to comprehend, evaluate and execute analysis of chemical risk in practical working situations. The dangerous property tables providing data on more than 1900 products, organic and inorganic, will be extremely useful to all readers working in the chemical and process industries and for those

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Overview

This handbook includes the principal methodological tools and data required to comprehend, evaluate and execute analysis of chemical risk in practical working situations. The dangerous property tables providing data on more than 1900 products, organic and inorganic, will be extremely useful to all readers working in the chemical and process industries and for those with occupational safety and health responsibilities. These tables are supplemented through the text by numerous figures and other tables, helping make this publication both comprehensive and accessible.

· Now in an updated paperback edition
· Numerous tables containing information on more than 1900 chemicals, organic and inorganic
· Updating supplement by leading industry specialist on latest EC regulations regarding hazardous chemicals

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781903996652
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
09/01/2004
Pages:
528
Product dimensions:
1.07(w) x 7.00(h) x 10.00(d)

Table of Contents

1. Physical properties relevant to safety. 2. Flammability (limits of flammability, flashpoints, autoignition temperatures), risk quantification. 3. Qualitative and quantitative approaches to instability (Chetah). 4. Toxicity - limiting values, lethal doses, classification codes, qualitative and quantitative evaluation of toxic risk. 5. Labelling.
6. Dangerous chemical reactions, evaluation methodologies, lists of reactions, accidents. 7. Rules for prevention of risks related to dangerous chemical reactions.

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