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Genre/Form: | Electronic books |
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Additional Physical Format: | Print version: Critical temperatures for the thermal explosion of chemicals. Amsterdam ; Boston, Mass. : Elsevier, 2005 (DLC) 2005055513 (OCoLC)61756922 |

Material Type: | Document, Internet resource |

Document Type: | Internet Resource, Computer File |

ISBN: | 9780444521194 0444521194 0080461395 9780080461397 |

OCLC Number: | 162130448 |

Reproduction Notes: | Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL |

Description: | 1 online resource (xxix, 375 pages) : illustrations. |

Details: | Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. |

Contents: | Chapter 1. An approach to the thermal explosion theory. -- -- Chapter 2. The adiabatic temperature increase equation. -- -- Chapter 3. A classification of self-heating chemicals. -- -- Chapter 4. An adiabatic self-heating process recorder. -- Chapter 5. Procedure to calculate the <IT>T<INF>c</INF></IT> for an arbitrary volume of a liquid charged in an arbitrary container and placed in the atmosphere under isothermal conditions. -- -- Chapter 6. Procedure to calculate the <IT>T<INF>c</INF></IT> for a powdery chemical of the TD type, having some one of several specific shapes including the so-called class A geometries as well as an arbitrary size, confined in an arbitrary closed container of the corresponding shape and size, and placed in the atmosphere under isothermal conditions. -- -- Chapter 7. Procedure to perform the adiabatic oxidatively-heating test in order to calculate ultimately the heat generation data of a gas-permeable oxidatively-heating substance. -- -- Chapter 8. Individual oxidatively-heating properties of the sawdusts of fifteen wood species; and, procedure to calculate the <IT>T<INF>c</INF></IT> for a sawdust heap, having some one of several specific shapes including the class A geometries as well as an arbitrary size, placed in the atmosphere under isothermal conditions. -- Chapter 9. Procedure to calculate the SADT for a high explosive of the true AC type, having an arbitrary shape and an arbitrary size, confined in an arbitrary closed container of the corresponding shape and size, and placed in the atmosphere under isothermal conditions. -- Chapter 10. Procedure to calculate the SADT for a powdery chemical of the quasi-AC type, having an arbitrary shape and an arbitrary size, confined in an arbitrary closed container of the corresponding shape and size, and placed in the atmosphere under isothermal conditions. |

Series Title: | Industrial safety series, 7. |

Responsibility: | [edited by] Takashi Kotoyori. |

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### Abstract:

The value of the critical temperature (T), below which the thermal explosion of a chemical cannot occur, is indispensable to prevent such a chemical from exploding. This book introduces simple procedures to calculate the T. It lists the T(c) values of chemicals in tables.
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