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Wiley Guide to Chemical Incompatibilities, 2nd Edition



Wiley Guide to Chemical Incompatibilities, 2nd Edition

Richard P. Pohanish, Stanley A. Greene

ISBN: 978-0-471-72162-8 March 2005 1296 Pages


The Second Edition of the Wiley Guide to Chemical Incompatibilities provides chemists, technicians, and engineers with a thorough, lightening-quick resource to use during experimental preparation and in the event of an emergency. Includes:
  • Hard-to-find data on over 11,000 chemical compounds
  • 2,000 more chemical listings than the First Edition
  • Alphabetical organization providing concise incompatibility profiles for thousands of commonly used commercial chemcials
  • CAS Numbers to eliminate confusion among similar synonym names.
  • A glossary of general chemical terms
This expanded Second Edition, set out in a convenient, easy-to-use format, is an essential guide for all safety, first-response, and plant management professionals working with chemical materials.

How to Use This Book.

Key to Abbreviations, Symbols, and Acronyms.

Chemicals and Their Incompatibilities in Alphabetical Order.


Appendix 1: Reducing Agents (Name/CAS).

Appendix 2: Oxidizing Materials (Name/CAS).


"This book should be a required reference on the laboratory?s safety shelf as no where else is so much useful information available in a single volume." (Inside Laboratory Management, May/June 2003)

"...a portable reference on reactive substances to guide all charge of the handling, storage, and transportation of chemical materials." (Journal of the American Chemical Society, Vol. 125, No. 33)