ISBN 9788131208335,Chemical Process Safety

Chemical Process Safety



Elsevier Publishing Company

Publication Year 2007

ISBN 9788131208335

ISBN-10 8131208338

Hard Back

Edition 3rd
Number of Pages 344 Pages
Language (English)

Medicine: general issues

Key Features Stay up to date on all the latest OSHA requirements, including the OSHA required Management of Change, Mechanical Integrity and Incident Investigation regulations. Learn how to eliminate hazards in the design, operation and maintenance of chemical process plants & petroleum refineries. World-renowned expert in process safety, Roy Sanders, shows you how to reduce risks in your plant. Learn from the mistakes of others, so that your plant doesn't suffer the same fate. Save lives, reduce loss, by following the principles outlined in this must-have text for process safety. There is no other book like it! Description Gives insight into eliminating specific classes of hazards, while providing real case histories with valuable messages. There are practical sections on mechanical integrity, management of change, and incident investigation programs, along with a long list of helpful resources. New chapter in this edition covers accidents involving compressors, hoses and pumps. Readership Employees of the chemical manufacturing industries, petroleum refineries, specialty chemical industries, engineering companies and consultants who serve the chemical and petroleum industries, and academics interested in including process safety into their curriculums. Quotes "Given his extensive background in an industrial setting as a team leader at the PPG Chlor-Alkali Plant in Louisiana and the safety course that he taught for AIChE with the well-known safety expert Trevor Kletz, the quantity of information of a practical nature contained in this book is not surprising." - Gary Bennett, Journal of Hazardous Materials "This third edition has been updated and expanded and offers major improvements. Five chapters have been expanded including up-to-date statistics and incidents. There is also more on nitrogen asphyxiation and new case histories. This edition also contains a brand new chapter covering chemical plant accidents involving compressors, and hoses, and pumps. Many new,