Sax's Dangerous Properties of Industrial Materials

Sax's Dangerous Properties of Industrial Materials

Online ISBN: 9780471701347

DOI: 10.1002/0471701343

About this Book

Since its inception in the early 1950's, Sax's Dangerous Properties of Industrial Materials has become the primary source for those who need to evaluate the hazardous potential of substances used in commerce. Sax's is the only reference that combines data on toxicology, flammability, reactivity, explosive potential, and regularity information for over 28,000 substances.

  • Each entry includes the following data (where available):
    • DPIM code
    • Hazard rating
    • Entry name
    • CAS number
    • DOT number
    • Molecular formula
    • Line structural formula
    • Description of the material and physical properties of the chemical Synonyms
    • Toxicology data with references for reports of primary skin and eye irritation, mutation, reproductive, carcinogenic, and acute toxic dose data
Reviews of Sax's Dangerous Properties of Industrial Materials:

"This publication is a tour de force in its field: the presentation and structuring of both the hardback and electronic versions are first class. It is highly recommended as the best reference work for anyone wishing to access comprehensive information on the dangerous properties of industrial materials in the workplace." -- Bioseparation

"...any practicing chemical engineer would be grateful for access..." -- Process Safety & Environmental Protection

"...no other source can match the breadth and depth found in this title." -- Fire

"This very handy reference guide provides health and safety data, regulatory standards, toxicity and carcinogenicity information, and physical property profiles for over 26,000 potentially hazardous chemical substances..." -- Journal of the American Chemical Society

"Sax's remains the authoritative text for those who need to evaluate hazards of substances used in industry...a worthwhile resource for libraries, colleges, and union regional and national offices..." -- Hazards

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