Chemistry of Hazardous Materials

ISBN-10: 013314688X
ISBN-13: 9780133146882
Edition: 6th 2014
Authors: Eugene Meyer
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Book details

List price: $138.80
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Pearson Education
Publication date: 7/18/2013
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 800
Size: 8.25" wide x 10.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 3.608
Language: English

Chemistry of Hazardous Materials, Sixth Edition, covers basic chemistry for emergency responders, guiding students who are often non-science majors through the process of understanding the chemical properties that make materials hazardous. This text covers many essential hazardous materials topics, such as the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemical Substances (GHS); terrorist threats relative to biological, chemical, and radioactive agents; and the latest best practices for the handling and storage of hazardous materials. This new edition continues to emphasize the hazardous materials regulations established by the OSHA, the U.S. D.O.T., and the EPA. Online supplemental teaching materials are available to help instructors and students get the most from their EMS course.Resource Central, accessed through www.bradybooks.com, offers instructors online supplemental teaching material, such as test banks and customizable PowerPoint lectures to aid in the classroom. These instructor resources are also available through Pearson’s Instructor Resource Center.Students have access to a variety online study aids tailored to their EMS course.

Introduction
Features of Matter and Energy
Flammable Gases and Liquids
Chemical Forms of Matter
Principles of Chemical Reactions
Use of the DOT Hazardous Materials Regulations by Emergency Responders
Chemistry of Some Common Elements
Chemistry of Some Corrosive Materials
Chemistry of Some Water-Reactive Substances
Chemistry of Some Toxic Substances
Chemistry of Some Oxidizers
Chemistry of Some Hazardous Organic Compounds I
Chemistry of Some Hazardous Organic Compounds II
Chemistry of Some Polymeric Materials
Chemistry of Some Explosives
Radioactive Materials
Table of Elements and Atomic Weights
Safety Data Sheet for Hydrogen Peroxide
Table of Elements and Their Atomic Weights
Hazardous Materials Table
Glossary
Index

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