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use of small scale fire test data for the hazard assessment of bulk materials

M. Foley

use of small scale fire test data for the hazard assessment of bulk materials

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Published by HSE Books in Sudbury .
Written in English


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StatementM. Foley and D.D. Drysdale.
SeriesHSE contract research report -- no.113
ContributionsDrysdale, D. D., Great Britain. Health and Safety Executive.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22342898M
ISBN 100717612023

This volume contains papers that were presented at the 2nd International Conference on Advanced Materials Science (ICOAMS , October , Universitas Muhammadiyah Surakarta, Indonesia) and introduces readers to the last research results in materials science and technologies of materials processing and synthesis. Use only non-sparking tools and equipment, especially when opening and closing containers of this chemical. Sources of ignition, such as smoking and open flames, are prohibited where this chemical is used, handled, or stored in a manner that could created a potential fire or explosion hazard.


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