Hazardous Substances in Refineries, 1st Edition, 2005, paperback
Authors: BP and IChemE
Publication year: 2005
Extent: Paperback, 99 pages
Part of the BP Process Safety Series, winner of the 2004 Frank Lees medal for the most meritorious publication on the topic of safety and loss prevention in an IChemE publication.
On top of hydrocarbons, nitrogen, hydrogen sulphide and hydrogen fluoride, many other hazardous chemicals are routinely handled in refineries. Contact with such chemicals can prove fatal in a matter of seconds. This publication is the latest edition available, aiming to share knowledge and improve the understanding of basic principles for safe handling of the main hazardous chemical products found in refineries.