SAFETY REVIEW FOR PILOT PODBIELNIAK LIQUID-LIQUID EXTRACTION SYSTEM
AUTHOR: J. Doe SUPERVISOR: W. Smith
November 8, 1988
Chemical Engineering’s Podbielniak (POD) liquid-liquid extraction pilot system has been reassembled. It will be used to evaluate the water-washability of toluene. A formal safety review was held 10/10/88. Main action items from that review included (1) padding all vessels containing solvent with nitrogen, (2) grounding and bonding all tanks containing solvent, (3) adding dip legs to all vessels, (4) using elephant trunks at drum openings, (5) adding heat exchangers equipped with temperature gauges to cool hot solvent, (6) ...