How to Respond to Hazardous Chemical Spills - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780815511762, 9780815517979

How to Respond to Hazardous Chemical Spills

1st Edition

Authors: W. Unterberg
Hardcover ISBN: 9780815511762
eBook ISBN: 9780815517979
Imprint: William Andrew
Published Date: 31st December 1988
Page Count: 285

Institutional Access


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:
© William Andrew 1988
Published:
Imprint:
William Andrew
eBook ISBN:
9780815517979
Hardcover ISBN:
9780815511762

About the Author

W. Unterberg