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Author Forsberg, Krister
Title Quick Selection Guide to Chemical Protective Clothing
Imprint Somerset : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 2014
©2014
book jacket
Edition 6th ed
Descript 1 online resource (272 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Note Cover -- Title Page -- Contents -- Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Chapter 1 Introduction to the Quick Selection Process -- How to Use This Guide -- Chapter 2 Selection and Use of Chemical Protective Clothing -- Chemical Resistance of Protective Clothing-What Does It Mean and How to Evaluate It -- Standards and Requirements Related to CPCs -- The Selection Process -- Correct Use, Care, Maintenance, and Disposability of CPCs -- Create Your Own Checklist -- Chapter 3 Chemical Index -- Chemical Class Numbers -- Chemical Names -- Synonyms -- Chemical Abstract Service Number-CAS # -- Risk Codes -- Chemical Warfare Agents -- Chapter 4 Selection Recommendations -- Color Codes Used in the Tables -- Introduction to the Trade Name Table -- Important Notes -- Barriers Related to the Master Chemical Resistance Table -- Important Notes Related to the Master Chemical Resistance Table -- Chapter 5 Glossary -- Chapter 6 Standards for Chemical Protective Clothing -- ASTM Standards (http://www.astm.org/COMMITTEE/F23.htm) -- NFPA Standards (http://www.nfpa.org) -- EN Standards (http://www.cen.eu) -- ISO Standards (http://www.iso.org) -- Chapter 7 Manufacturers of Chemical Protective Clothing
Quick Selection Guide to Chemical Protective Clothing provides the reader with the latest information on Selection, Care and Use of Chemical Protective garments and gloves. Topics in the widely-used reference guide include Selection and Use of Chemical Protective Clothing, Chemical Index, Selection Recommendations, Glossary, Standards for Chemical Protective Clothing, Manufactures of Chemical Protective Clothing and European requirements for chemical resistant gloves. The key feature of the book is the color-coded selection recommendations. The red, yellow or green indications are highly appreciated by the users.  This sixth edition of the Quick Selection Guide to Chemical Protective Clothing has been updated, to include approximately 1,000 chemicals/chemical brands or mixture of chemicals more than twice the information provided in the original edition.  The performance of 9 generic materials and 32 proprietary barriers are compared against the 21 standard test chemicals listed in ASTM F1001.  The color-coded recommendations against the broader list of materials now contain 27 representative barrier materials.  This best selling pocket guide is the an essential field source for HazMat teams,  spill responder, safety professionals, chemists and chemical engineers, industrial hygienists, supervisors, purchase agents, salespeople and other users of chemical protective clothing.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Forsberg, Krister Quick Selection Guide to Chemical Protective Clothing Somerset : John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated,c2014 9781118567708
Subject Chemical engineering -- Safety measures.;Chemical engineering.;Protective clothing
Electronic books
Alt Author den Borre, Ann Van
Zeigler, James P
Henry, Norman, III
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