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Document ID (ISN)23619
CIS number 75-1616
Year 1971
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Braker W., Mossman A.L.
Title Matheson gas data book.
Bibliographic information Matheson Gas Products, East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA, 1971. 574p. Illus. Bibl.
Abstract Compilation of individual data sheets for a total of 140 gases, with details as applicable of: physical constants; description; specifications; uses; toxicity; first aid; precautions in handling and storage; leak detection and control; cylinder disposal; analytical detection; fire prevention and control; materials of construction; cylinder and valve description; safety devices; recommended controls (automatic pressure regulators, valves, flowmeters, etc.); shipping regulations; commercial preparations; chemical preparation; chemical reactions; molecular structure; chemical properties; thermodynamic and detailed physical data; bibliographical references. Introductory chapter on safe handling of compressed gases in laboratory and plant; general precautions in handling and storage; conversion tables.
Descriptors (primary) compressed gases; fire hazards; explosion hazards; gas cylinders; toxic gases
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; USA; chemical reactions; storage; manuals; pressure limiting devices; data sheet; first aid; fire protection; safe working methods; determination in air; leak detection; uses; temperature limiting devices
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Fires
Compressed gases and pressure vessels
Explosions