Handbook of Chemical Compound Data for Process Safety


  • Carl L. Yaws, Professor of chemical engineering (retired), Lamar University, Beaumont, TX, USA

This book provides comprehensive safety and health-related data for hydrocarbons and organic chemicals as well as selected data for inorganic chemicals.
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Book information

  • Published: March 1997
  • ISBN: 978-0-88415-381-8

Table of Contents

Ch. 1. Physical Properties; Ch. 2. Vapor Pressure; Ch. 3. Explosive Limits in Air Ch. 4. Flash Point and Autoignition Temperature; Ch. 5. Enthalpy of Combustion; Ch. 6. Exposure Limits for Health; Ch. 7. Coefficient of Thermal Expansion; Ch. 8. Thermodynamic Properties for Explosion Calculations App. A. Conversion Tables; App. B. Thermodynamic Properties for Explosion Calculations - Inorganic Compounds; App. C. Exposure Limits for Health - Inorganic Compounds; App. D. Vapor Pressure - Inorganic Compounds App. E. Physical Properties - Inorganic Compounds