9781111036355

Process Technology : Safety, Health, and Environment

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  • ISBN13:

    9781111036355

  • ISBN10:

    1111036357

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2/8/2011
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning

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Summary

A full range of safety, health and environmental issues that relate to the process industry are thoroughly covered in this newly updated text. Process Technology: Safety, Health and Environment, 3rd edition includes new material such as responding to the use of weapons of mass destruction, hurricanes, tornados, and other natural disasters along with a comprehensive discussion on conducting a job hazard analysis. New safety problems, line-drawings, study/review questions and instructor directed applications that enhance learning and retention of new text material while integrating safety, science and theory with process equipment and systems. The addition of a thorough review of hazards associated with operating systems common to the chemical industry will make this book an invaluable resource.

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction to Process Safety
Hazard Classification
Routes of Entry and Environmental Effects
Gases, Vapors, Particulates, and Toxic Metals
Hazards of Liquids
Hazardous Chemical Identification: Hazcom, Toxicology, and Dot
Fire and Explosion
Electrical, Noise, Heat, Radiation, Ergonomic, and Biological Hazards
Safety Permit Systems
Personal Protective Equipment
Engineering Controls
Administrative Controls
Regulatory Overview: OSHA, PSM, EPA, NFDA, and DOT
HAZWOPER
Process System Hazards
Weapons of Mass Destruction, Hurricanes, and Natural Disasters
Glossary
Index
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