General Design Considerations

  1. Center for Chemical Process Safety

Published Online: 15 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470938010.ch5

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) General Design Considerations, in Guidelines for Safe Storage and Handling of Reactive Materials, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470938010.ch5

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:

  • inherent hazards;
  • safety layers;
  • compatibility;
  • heat transfer fluids;
  • storage time

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Summary of General Design Strategies

  • Compatibility

  • Air and Moisture Exclusion

  • Monitoring and Control

  • Handling and Transfer

  • Storage Time and Shelf Life

  • Storage Quantity and Configuration

  • Last-Resort Safety Features

  • Detection, Warning and Isolation

  • Passive Mitigation

  • Fire Prevention and Protection

  • Postrelease Mitigation

  • Hazard Reviews

  • Codes and Standards