Sodium Hydroxide & Potassium Hydroxide DVD, part of theHazChem Series, is a safety training video that teaches about the two most
important caustics used in industry. Caustics are strong alkaline chemicals,
corrosive to many materials including human tissue.These caustics have also been used
in the illegal manufacture of homemade bottle bombs.
This safety training video includes updated information about containers and protective clothing
used when using caustics or responding to incidents where they are
involved. There is new information about cleaning up dry spills and on
the use of acetic acid and muriatic acid in neutralization
Topics covered include:
The relevance of pH
Containers used with caustics
Protective clothing and equipment
Protecting water supplies from spills
Flammability and reactivity properties of caustics
Hydrogen gas formation
Offensive vs. defensive operations for fires
Selecting extinguishing agents for fires
Instructor's CD-ROM with PowerPoint and other resource materials.
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