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Chemical Process Safety: Fundamentals with Applications, Third Edition by Joseph F. Louvar, Daniel A. Crowl

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Appendix F. Special Types of Reactive Chemicals

Reactivity information from R. W. Johnson, S. W. Rudy and S. D. Unwin, Essential Practices for Managing Chemical Reactivity Hazards (New York: American Institute of Chemical Engineers, 2003).

Table AF-1. A Few Pyrophoric and Spontaneously Combustible Categories and Chemicals (these materials combust on exposure to air)

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Table AF-2. Some Chemical Structures Susceptible to Peroxide Formation (the peroxides formed may become unstable and explode when disturbed)

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Table AF-3. Chemical Categories Susceptible ...

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