|Document ID (ISN)||38758|
|Convention or series no.
||NSC Data Sheet I-214-81
||The caustic liquor room
||National Safety Council, 444 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Il.60611, USA, revised 1981. 4p. Illus.
||Sequence of operations for caustic liquor in a sulfate pulp mill where cooking liquors are made or reconverted for use in processing wood chips by cooking in digesters. Use of lime and attendant hazards; green liquor; chemical splash hazards; emergency shower and eye wash facilities; white liquor; black liquor; preventive maintenance to eliminate possibility of liquor leakage; sampling points; guarding of openings into tanks and vats at floor level; splash aprons and other protective clothing (cotton material, rubber footwear, as alkalis attack wool and leather); access (ladders, platforms, catwalks).
||USA; pulp and paper industry; caustic substances
||overhead walkways and platforms; floor openings; digesters; liquids handling; lime; data sheet; emergency showers; eye irrigation; personal protective equipment; sulfates; leak detection; preventive maintenance
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
||Paper-making and printing
|Broad subject area(s)
Paper and paper products industry