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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230513
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... Abstract This chapter covers regulatory requirements, safe handling practices, hazard analysis and control, dismantling and decommissioning, and waste disposal. It also includes references for additional information on government regulations. beryllium hygienic practices...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270059
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
... in Chapter 2, “Common Causes of Failures.” The process used for making caprolactam before the disaster occurred was oxidation of cyclohexane, which is a highly inflammable and very hazardous material to handle. When copious amounts of hot cyclohexane escaped to the atmosphere due to the bursting of...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270003
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
.... Service failures may result in: Fatalities Injuries to personnel Damage to property Shutdown of an entire plant Loss of production Ecological problems such as release of hazardous materials Expensive and prolonged litigations affecting the credibility of the manufacturers and the...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
... hazardous. The 1.06 μm wavelength laser beam can permanently blind a human. For this reason, some military lasers convert the laser energy to a nonhazardous 1.54 μm wavelength for training exercises. The LANTIRN laser system accomplishes the wavelength shift with the use of a device called a Raman cell...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 November 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.uhcf3.t53630001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-270-9
... to conclusions, for a misstep can be extremely hazardous for all concerned. ...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110434
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... enters a solid material. These x-rays are always created in a scanning electron microscope (SEM) regardless of whether an x-ray detector is present. To perform EDS, one can simply attach an x-ray detector to the SEM chamber. Safety note: 30 keV electrons can produce a significant amount of hazardous...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180151
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
... client’s or their own company’s position. The analyst must always be truthful and base his or her opinion on fact and sound engineering judgment. Above all, the analyst must point out clearly dangerous or hazardous conditions even if it may seem to hurt the analyst’s employer or client. In the final...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780383
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
... shielding. Any delamination of this conductive coating will cause the cabinet to lose its shielding effectiveness, and flakes of this conductive paint could become an electrical shorting hazard. The unique feature of the XPS results shown in Table 10 is the 16.4% Si detected on the paint delamination...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ffub.t53610549
EISBN: 978-1-62708-303-4
... impossible for any one person to be an expert in all these fields, it is extremely important to know when to seek help. In any situation, it is very important not to leap to conclusions, because a misstep can be extremely hazardous for all concerned. The material for this chapter came from “ Practices in...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fahtsc.t51130043
EISBN: 978-1-62708-284-6
... Troiano A. , Hydrogen Crack Initiation and Delayed Failure in Steel , Trans. TMS-AIME , Vol 212 , 1958 , p 528 – 536 60. “ Release of Hazardous Materials from Cargo Tank in Middletown, Ohio, on August 22, 2003, ” Accident DCA03MZ002, NTSB Hazardous Materials Accident Brief, Adopted July...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fahtsc.t51130001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-284-6
... maintenance have been developed and are being implemented ( Fig. 42 ). Risk is the combination of the probability (or frequency of occurrence) and consequence (or severity) of a hazard. Its scope is limited to a specific environment during a certain period of time. The intent of risk-based initiatives is to...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2020
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bpapp.t59290009
EISBN: 978-1-62708-319-5
... PIM Design , Crit. Rev. Solid State Mater. Sci. , Vol 39 , 2014 , p 197 – 214 10.1080/10408436.2013.808986 • Khambekar J. and Pittenger B.H. , Understanding and Preventing Metal Dust Hazards , Int. J. Powder Metall. , Vol 49 ( No. 4 ), 2013 , p 39 – 47 • Kim Y...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230199
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
... grain size, there is a strong correlation among oxide content, grain size, and strength. The amount of oxide also correlates inversely with ductility. Beryllium is considered extremely hazardous to health when sufficient quantities of dusts, mists, or fumes containing particles small enough to enter...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780183
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
... could cause a broken slide, which presented a hazard to the shooter. The Army’s interim corrective action was to limit the number of rounds fired by each M9 handgun. The longer-term solutions included replacing the defective slides and making changes to the process to prevent the metallurgical...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780131
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
... allow the escape of lubricating fluids, which can result in overheating, friction-induced damage to mating parts, lockup of moving parts, and damage resulting from the escaping lubricant. Leaks can allow hazardous liquids or gases to escape. Leaks can result in loss of pressure or creation of...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030209
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
... extremely hazardous nature of the fluids and gases processed in refineries, the safety and well being of both plant employees and the public are put at risk by corrosion. Catastrophic failures could result in severe damage to entire process units, neighboring communities, and the environment. In the United...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 1984
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mpp.t67850060
EISBN: 978-1-62708-260-0
... 29 , 1965 . 96. Sax N. I. : Dangerous Properties of Industrial Materials , 5th ed. , Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, Inc. , New York , 1979 . 97. National Research Council : Prudent Practices for Handling Hazardous Chemicals in Laboratories , National Academy Press...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120085
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
... defects before cold rolling. Dry belt grinding is dangerous because of the hazards of explosion and fire. It is also not economical because of poor belt life. When stock is removed during dry grinding, small globules of molten metal and oxide roll along the sheet, causing a type of pitting by burning...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cpi2.t55030338
EISBN: 978-1-62708-282-2
.... , “ Analysis of DOT-Reportable Incidents for Hazardous Liquid Pipelines—1986 through 1996, ” Final Report, The American Petroleum Institute , Jan 7 , 1999 9. Vieth P.H. , Morris W.G. , Rosenfeld M.J. , and Kiefner J.F. , “ DOT-Reportable Incident Data Review—Natural Gas...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fahtsc.t51130241
EISBN: 978-1-62708-284-6
... less often according to tribological criteria, and least often pertaining to corrosion. Contemporary machine components and assemblies are subjected in service to the joint interaction of strength, tribological, and corrosion hazards. On the other hand, the implemented computational methods enable...