A number of books with chemical safety information are available through
EHS or the University Library. The following is a partial listing – titles
available through the University Library are identified with an asterisk
Armour, Margaret-Ann, Hazardous Laboratory Chemical Disposal Guide, Lewis Publishers, NY, 1996
*Bretherick, I., Handbook of Reactive Chemical Hazards, 4th ed., CRC Press, 1990.
British Cryogenic Council, Cryogenics Safety Manual, 3rd ed., 1991.
*Clayton, George and F. Clayton, editors, Patty’s Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology, Wiley, Interscience, 1991.
*Compressed Gas Association, Inc., Handbook of Compressed Gases, 3rd ed., VanNostrand Reinhold Company, New York, 1990.
Forsberg, Krister and Lawrence Keith, Chemical Protective Clothing Performance Index, Wiley and Sons, NY, 1999
*Furr, A. Keith, Handbook of Laboratory Safety, 5th ed., The Chemical Rubber Company, 2000.
*Gosselin,et al, Clinical Toxicology of Commercial Products, 5th ed., Williams & Wilkins, 1984.
* Lewis, Richard J., The Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 12th ed., Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1993.
*Lewis, Richard J., Dangerous Properties of Industrial Materials, 8th ed., Litton Educational Publishing Inc., 1992.
Meyer, Eugene, Chemistry of Hazardous Materials, Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1977
*National Academy of Sciences, Prudent Practices for Handling Hazardous Chemicals in Laboratories, 1995.
*National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances, (published annually).
*National Research Council, Prudent Practices in the Laboratory, National Academy Press, Washington, DC 1995
Office of Technology Assessment Task Force, Reproductive Health
Hazards in the Workplace, Science Information Resource Center, Philadephia, PA 1988
Patnaik, Pradyot, Comprehensive Guide to Hazardous Properties of Chemical Substances, Wiley and Sons, NY, 1999
Pohanish, Richard, Rapid Guide to Chemical Incompatibilities, Wiley & Sons, NY, 1997
*U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Occupational Health Guidelines for Chemical Hazards,
Stull, Jeffrey, PPE Made Easy, Government Institutes, Rockville, MD, 1998
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3: Emergency Procedures