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Main Title Sax's dangerous properties of industrial materials /
Author Lewis, Richard J.,
Publisher John Wiley & Sons, Inc.,
Year Published 2012
OCLC Number 793688987
ISBN 9780470623251; 047062325X; 9781118356920; 1118356926; 9781118292907; 1118292901; 9781118292914; 111829291X; 9781118292921; 1118292928; 9781118456620; 1118456629; 9781118456668; 1118456661
Subjects Hazardous substances--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Hazardous Substances--poisoning ; Occupational Diseases--chemically induced ; SCIENCE--Chemistry--Industrial & Technical
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EJAR  T55.3.H3S3 2012 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 01/12/2015
EJER CORE T55.3.H3S3 2012 v.1-5 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 01/08/2013
EJER CORE T55.3.H3S3 2012 CD OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 01/08/2013
Edition Twelfth edition.
Collation 5 volumes (xxviii, 4602 pages) ; 29 cm
Originally authored by N. Irving Sax and published in 1951 under title Handbook of dangerous materials; revised in 1957 as Dangerous properties of industrial materials; editions 2-7 of Dangerous properties of industrial materials (published 1963-1989) also authored by Sax; editions 8-11 authored by Richard J. Lewis, Sr. (published 1992-2004) have title Sax's dangerous properties of industrial materials. Includes bibliographical references (pages 1091-1146) and indexes.
Contents Notes
"Since its inception in the early 1950's, this book has become the "bible" for those who need to evaluate the hazard of substances used in commerce. The book contains extensive data on approximately 28,000 substances. It is designed to fill the information needs of professionals who must work with and evaluate the hazards of chemicals"-- "This Twelfth edition of Dangerous Properties of Industrial Materials includes comprehensive hazard information on the substances encountered in the workplace. The objective of the work is to promote safety by providing the most up-to-date hazard information available"-- Volume 1. Index -- Volume 2. A-C -- Volume 3. D-G -- Volume 4. H-O -- Volume 5. P-Z.