chemical spill Books

  • Hazardous Materials Chemistry for Emergency Responders, Second Edition

    The second edition of a bestseller, Hazardous Materials Chemistry for Emergency Responders continues to provide the fundamentals of 'street chemistry' required by emergency response personnel. The information presented will assist you in responding to specific chemical spills, including identifying the exact chemicals involved and their individual ...

  • ISCO Newsletter

    This is the Newsletter of the International Spill Control community. The ISCO Newsletter is focused on international, regional and national news that is of interest to professionals, companies and organisations involved in oil and chemical spill control, and the emerging field of CBRN incident decontamination. This Newsletter is ...

  • Safety Starts with You

    Helps your employees prevent accidents before they happen. Discusses slips, trips, and falls, tool and machinery injuries,fires,chemical spills and exposures, and preventing back injuries.Topics covered in this booklet include: • Hazard identification • Common sense and safety • Unsafe vs. safe attitudes • Safety training • Personal protective ...

  • Emergency Response Planning Guide

    This guide will help your organization develop an emergency response plan to deal with fires, chemical spills, explosions, floods, injuries, illnesses and other crisis situations. It outlines actions that employers and employees must take in the event of an emergency situation to ensure employee health and safety, minimize damage to property or ...

  • Disaster Safety : Aftermath & Cleanup (Handbook)

    Pick up some practical tips on health and safety for rescue and cleanup workers.Recovery teams at natural and man-made disasters have important and hazardous jobs to do - from finding survivors to restoring power. But in the aftermath of catastrophes - hurricanes, chemical spills and explosions - you also have to ensure that their health and ...

  • Disaster Safety : Aftermath & Cleanup (Video)

    Pick up some practical tips on health and safety for rescue and cleanup workers.Recovery teams at natural and man-made disasters have important and hazardous jobs to do - from finding survivors to restoring power. But in the aftermath of catastrophes - hurricanes, chemical spills and explosions - you also have to ensure that their health and ...

  • Disaster Safety: Aftermath & Cleanup (Video)

    Pick up some practical tips on health and safety for rescue and cleanup workers.Recovery teams at natural and man-made disasters have important and hazardous jobs to do - from finding survivors to restoring power. But in the aftermath of catastrophes - hurricanes, chemical spills and explosions - you also have to ensure that their health and ...

  • Emergency Response Handbook for Chemical and Biological Agents and Weapons, Second Edition

    Updated to reflect the numerous advances that have evolved since the September 11 terrorist attacks, Emergency Response Handbook for Chemical and Biological Agents and Weapons, Second Edition maintains its reputation as a comprehensive training manual for emergency responders to incidents involving nuclear, biological, and chemical materials.  ...

  • Disaster Safety: Aftermath & Cleanup (Handbook)

    Pick up some practical tips on health and safety for rescue and cleanup workers.Recovery teams at natural and man-made disasters have important and hazardous jobs to do - from finding survivors to restoring power. But in the aftermath of catastrophes - hurricanes, chemical spills and explosions - you also have to ensure that their health and ...

  • Ecological Risk Assessment for Contaminated Sites

    Love Canal. Exxon Valdez. Times Beach. Sacramento River Spill. Amoco Cadiz. Seveso. Every area of the world has been affected by improper waste disposal and chemical spills. Common hazardous waste sites include abandoned warehouses, manufacturing facilities, processing plants, and landfills. These sites poison the land and contaminate groundwater ...

  • Disaster Safety: Aftermath & Cleanup (DVD)

    Pick up some practical tips on health and safety for rescue and cleanup workers.Recovery teams at natural and man-made disasters have important and hazardous jobs to do - from finding survivors to restoring power. But in the aftermath of catastrophes - hurricanes, chemical spills and explosions - you also have to ensure that their health and ...

  • Disaster Safety : Aftermath & Cleanup (DVD)

    Pick up some practical tips on health and safety for rescue and cleanup workers.Recovery teams at natural and man-made disasters have important and hazardous jobs to do - from finding survivors to restoring power. But in the aftermath of catastrophes - hurricanes, chemical spills and explosions - you also have to ensure that their health and ...

  • Oil Spill Chemical Dispersants: Research, Experience and Recommendations

    Contains 27 papers divided into four sections: laboratory toxicity and effectiveness testing; field effectiveness; fate and effects; and contingency planning and guidelines. Addresses when dispersants should be used; the results of the dispersant application; and the short-term; and long-term costs to the ...

  • Basic Practice Series: EPCRA

    Get the facts quickly on environmental, energy, and resources law issues with the Basic Practice Series, published by the ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources. This series is an essential library that provides essential information in an easy-to-use format. Whether you're a new or seasoned environmental practitioner, you'll find these ...

  • Chemical Dispersants for the Control of Oil Spills

    The symposium on Chemical Dispersants for the Control of Oil Spills was held at Williamsburg, Va., 4-5 Oct. 1977. The symposium was sponsored by Committee F20 on Spill Control Systems, American Society for Testing and Materials. L. T. McCarthy, Jr., presided as symposium chairman. The editors of this publication are L. T. McCarthy, Jr., G. P. ...

  • The Use Of Chemicals in Oil Spill Response

    The latest research and design developments in the area of oilspill control dispersants and other chemicals. This comprehensive volume provides up-to-date information on how best to deal with this environmental concern, with a special focus on three categories: Laboratory Work: Testing oil spill dispersants, water-in-oil emulsion breakers, and ...

  • Hazardous Laboratory Chemicals Disposal Guide, Third Edition

    A perennial bestseller, Hazardous Laboratory Chemicals Disposal Guide, Third Edition includes individual entries for over 300 compounds. The extensive list of references has been updated and includes entries for 15 pesticides commonly used in greenhouses. Emphasis is placed on disposal methods that turn hazardous waste material into non-toxic ...

  • Hazardous Laboratory Chemicals Disposal Guide, Third Edition

    A perennial bestseller, Hazardous Laboratory Chemicals Disposal Guide, Third Edition includes individual entries for over 300 compounds. The extensive list of references has been updated and includes entries for 15 pesticides commonly used in greenhouses. Emphasis is placed on disposal methods that turn hazardous waste material into non-toxic ...

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