Quick Selection Guide to Chemical Protective Clothing / Edition 5

Quick Selection Guide to Chemical Protective Clothing / Edition 5

by Krister Forsberg, S. Z. Mansdorf
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470146818

ISBN-13: 9780470146811

Pub. Date: 05/25/2007

Publisher: Wiley

This updated Third Edition of the best-selling pocket guide has been expanded to include some significant new information when compared to previous editions. The color-codes tables of recommendations now contain a listing of 16 representative protective barriers including trade names materials against approximately 600 chemicals of interest. These barrier listings now

Overview

This updated Third Edition of the best-selling pocket guide has been expanded to include some significant new information when compared to previous editions. The color-codes tables of recommendations now contain a listing of 16 representative protective barriers including trade names materials against approximately 600 chemicals of interest. These barrier listings now include glove, boot, and suit material of construction. The recommendations presented in the guide are based on near 11,000 permeation and over 3,000 degradation test data compiled and evaluated by Krister Forsberg. All these data are published the 2nd edition of Wiley's Chemical Protective Clothing Performance Book.[This guide is divided into seven major sections. The section of color coded recommendations is organized numerically by chemical class under the ASTM F-1186, Guide for Classification of Chemicals According to Functional Groups. The Chemical Index section, contains the Chemical Class Numbers, Chemical Names and Synonyms, chemical abstract service (CAS) numbers, Risk Codes, and special "skin" and "caution" notations. The Pocket Guide is an essential field guide for spill responders, safety engineers, industrial hygienist, chemists and chemical engineers, purchasing agents, salespeople, and workers of all industries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470146811
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/25/2007
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 8.19(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents


Preface     vii
Acknowledgments     ix
Introduction     1
Performance Data     1
Rational for Selecting Chemical Protective Clothing     2
How to Use This Guide     4
Selection and Use of Chemical Protective Clothing     7
Introduction to Some Important Terms     7
Selection and Use of Protective Clothing     10
Ten Important Considerations for the Selection and Use of Chemical Protective Clothing     16
Checklist for Selection, Use, Care and Maintenance, and Disposal of Chemical Protective Clothing     18
Chemical Index     19
Chemical Class Numbers     19
Chemical Names     20
Synonyms     20
Chemical Abstract Service Number     20
Risk Codes     21
Chemical Warfare Agents     22
Special Notes     23
Selection Recommendations     79
Barriers     79
Important Notes     81
Color Codes     81
ASTM F1001 Guide and EN 374 Requirements     83
Application of ASTM F1001/EN 374-1 Chemical Test Battery     85
Important Notes     85
Trade Name Table     87
Important Notes     90
Master Chemical Resistance Table     91
Glossary     169
Standards for Chemical Protective Clothing     185
Manufactures of Chemical Protective Clothing     191

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