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Document ID (ISN)25341
CIS number 76-1061
ISSN - Serial title De Brandweer
Year 1976
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Van Dijk W.J.W.M., Van Leeuwen J.B., De Jong J.M.
Title Chlorine crash plan
Original title Aanvalsplan chloor [in Dutch]
Bibliographic information Apr. 1976, Vol.30, No.4, p.77-83. Illus.
Abstract Reproduction of an emergency plan for coping with chlorine leakages drawn up by a Dutch communal fire brigade. Contents: physical, chemical and toxic properties of chlorine; liquefaction; transport and storage; chlorine leakages and their possible causes; measures to cope with chlorine leakages (action in the event of gas cloud or fog, meteorological considerations, etc.); plugging of leakages in cylinders or tanks; fire fighting tactics in case of outbreak near a chlorine tank; first aid.
Descriptors (primary) chlorine; emergency organization; toxic gases; caustic substances
Descriptors (secondary) protection against leakage; corrosive substances; fire hazards; chemical reactions; health hazards; explosion hazards; storage; first aid; leakage; transport of materials
Document type -
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Inorganic substances
Halogens and their inorganic compounds
Alkaline materials