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Document ID (ISN)46181
CIS number 86-1146
ISBN(s) 0-8412-0902-2
Year 1985
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Hoffmann J.M., Maser D.C.
Title Chemical process hazard review
Bibliographic information American Chemical Society, 1155 Sixteenth St., NW, Washington, DC 20036, USA, 1985. 121p. Illus. Bibl.
Abstract Based on a symposium at St. Louis, Missouri (USA), 8-13 April 1984, this book provides a comprehensive discussion of potential hazards of new and existing chemical processes. It is intended for process developers and safety personnel. Contents: chemical process hazard review; process hazard review in a chemical research environment; hazard evaluation in process development; risk assessment techniques for experimentalists; hazard and operability study, a flexible technique for process system safety and reliability analysis; hazard avoidance in the processing of pharmaceuticals; thermochemical hazard evaluation; thermal runaway reactions - hazard evaluation; the thermochemical and hazard data of chemicals - estimation using the ASTM CHETAH prgramme; kinetic and reactor modeling - hazard evaluation and scale-up of a complex reaction; the nitration of 5-chloro-1,3-dimethyl-1H-pyrazole - risk assessment before pilot plant scale-up.
Descriptors (primary) laboratories; hazard criteria; chemical industry; pharmaceutical industry; safety analysis; hazard evaluation; chemical processes
Descriptors (secondary) conference
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Chemicals, plastics and rubber
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation
Pharmaceutical industry
Chemical industry