Description

Guide to assessing and responding to hazardous chemical spills.

Readership

Safety engineers, plant managers, environmental disaster response teams.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction and Use of the Manual 2. Situation Assessment 3. Selection of Countermeasures Hazardous Substance Characteristics by Class Feasible Countermeasures for Hazardous Substance by Class Countermeasure Selection Criteria by Class 4. Description of Countermeasures Mechanical Containment and Displacement Physical Treatment Chemical Treatment Biological Treatment Ultimate Disposal/Destruction 5. Bibliography Containment and Displacement Physical Treatment Chemical Treatment Biological Treatment Disposal Appendix A: Guidelines for Site Assessment, Entry, and Control Appendix B: Suggested Guidelines for Selecting Chemical Protective Clothing Appendix C: Personnel and Response Equipment Decontamination

Details

No. of pages:
285
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1988
Published:
Imprint:
William Andrew
Print ISBN:
9780815511762
Electronic ISBN:
9780080944715