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Designing and operating safe chemical reaction processes

Date of publication:
2000
Series code:
HSG143

Aimed at those holding direct responsibility, particularly process chemists and process engineers. With critical information on the assessment of chemical reaction hazards for batch and semi-batch processes, including selecting and specifying correct basis of safety.

Also including practical and general measures, advice for the protection of workers and others who may be affected by operations. Prepared by the Gas and Chemical Process Safety Unit, part of the Technology Division of the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) this is a broad - and often detailed - coverage of most known hazardous issues.

Updated: 2020-08-25