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Hazardous Substances on Spillage (Major Hazards Monograph Series) - IChemE

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Published by Inst of Chemical Engineers UK .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Biochemical Engineering,
  • Emergency services,
  • Industrial quality control,
  • Public health & preventive medicine,
  • Social impact of disasters,
  • Engineering - Chemical & Biochemical,
  • Technology,
  • Science/Mathematics

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesMajor Hazards Monograph Series
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11604940M
ISBN 100852953526
ISBN 109780852953525

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Use this template to conduct an inspection on proper handling, storing, and disposal of hazardous chemical substances. Begin with a description of the worksite activity and list down hazardous chemicals being handled. Check if employees are wearing appropriate PPE and are trained surrounding the emergency procedures. Get this from a library! Hazardous substances on spillage: a report of the Major Hazards Assessment Panel Working Party on Source Terms. [David Carter; Major Hazards Assessment Panel. Working Party on Source Terms.;]. Hazardous material teams will come to the area to contain the danger. Depending on the kind of spill in question, they may use absorbents to soak up the spill, chemical neutralizers to render it. OCLC Number: Notes: " FOZ 10/" Prepared for the Federal Water Quality Administration, Dept. of the Interior, under contract no.

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