2nd ed. - Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y. : Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, c2007.
viii, 105 p. ; 23 cm.
Rev. ed. of : Safety sense : a laboratory standard.
"Front inside cover: Periodic Table of the Elements".--Verso.
"Back inside cover: Commonly Used Hazard Symbols".--Verso.
Commonly used hazard symbols on p.  of cover.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 2-3).
Introduction General Safety and Disposal Cautions General Properties of Common Chemicals Hazardous Materials Appendix 1: Incompatible Chemicals Appendix 2: Most Commonly Used Isotopes with Their Radioactive Half-lives, Detection Methods, and Shielding Methods Appendix 3: Resistance of Some Plastics to Chemicals and Sterilization Appendix 4: Chemical- and Liquid-Resistant Gloves.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
This is a slim, benchtop reference collection of tips and warnings on the safe handling of chemicals and biologicals, listed alphabetically by compound. Extracted from a wide range of Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press manuals, this valuable information is presented in a handy format designed for easy use. The volume also includes helpful charts and tables. (source: Nielsen Book Data)