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Document ID (ISN)24810
CIS number 76-728
Year 1975
Convention or series no.
Title Toxic and hazardous industrial chemicals safety manual.
Bibliographic information International Technical Information Institute, Toranomon-Tachikawa Building, 6-5, 1 Chome Nishi-Shimbashi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan, 1975. 591p. Price: US-$65.00.
Abstract This manual covers 702 substances, listed alphabetically (with cross-reference index) and includes data on: formulae, synonyms, uses, physical properties, hazard criteria (flash and ignition points, melting and boiling points, vapour pressure, explosibility limits, vapour density, etc.), toxicity criteria (threshold limit values LD50, LC50, etc.), handling and storage (precautions, safety devices, hazardous reaction data), emergency treatment and measures (safety measures, fire precautions, first aid, fire fighting, extinguishing chemicals and techniques), spills and leakage treatment, and disposal and waste treatment.
Descriptors (primary) disposal of harmful waste; chemical products; toxic substances; dangerous substances
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; uses; fire fighting; threshold limit values; hazard criteria; Japan; explosive substances; flammable substances; storage; manuals; emergency treatment; elimination of spills; first aid; fire prevention; materials handling
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Waste collection and disposal