Chemical Reactivity Hazards

  1. Center for Chemical Process Safety

Published Online: 15 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470938010.ch1

Guidelines for Safe Storage and Handling of Reactive Materials

Guidelines for Safe Storage and Handling of Reactive Materials

How to Cite

Center for Chemical Process Safety (1995) Chemical Reactivity Hazards, in Guidelines for Safe Storage and Handling of Reactive Materials, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470938010.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 SEP 2010
  2. Published Print: 9 JAN 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780816906291

Online ISBN: 9780470938010

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Keywords:

  • chemical reactivity hazards;
  • runaway reactions;
  • reactive chemical storage;
  • self-reactive polymerizing chemicals;
  • self-reactive decomposing chemicals

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Framework for Understanding Reactivity Hazards

  • Self-Reactive Polymerizing Chemicals

  • Reactivity with Oxygen

  • Self-Reactive Decomposing Chemicals

  • Self-Reactive Rearranging Chemicals

  • Reactivity with Water

  • Reactivity with Other Common Substances

  • Reactive with Other Chemicals: Incompatibility