Hazardous Materials Handbook for Emergency Responders

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ISBN: 9780471287131

$195.00

Overview

Breaks down the hazards and response priorities according to the nine classes of hazardous chemicals as defined by the UN and the USDOT, including explosives, gases, flammable and combustible liquids, flammable solids, oxidizers, poisons, radioactive materials, corrosives, and miscellaneous hazardous materials. This is an amazing book, not only for the More »

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ISBN: 9780471287131

Breaks down the hazards and response priorities according to the nine classes of hazardous chemicals as defined by the UN and the USDOT, including explosives, gases, flammable and combustible liquids, flammable solids, oxidizers, poisons, radioactive materials, corrosives, and miscellaneous hazardous materials. This is an amazing book, not only for the depth of information but for the pool of talent that cooperated to produce such a comprehensive book. No less than 25 of the top experts in hazardous materials response and/or training contributed to a text that is complete and detailed, AND, which is as appropriate for entry-level hazmateers as it is for veterans. Awareness, operational, and technical, it's all here.

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