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Chemical Plant Explosion South Korea

A chemical plant explosion in South Korea that involved 8 tons of hydrochloric acid on last September 27, 2012, leaved five people died and 18 people injured. This chemical plant explosion has caused more than 3,200 people affected and 230 … Continue reading Continue reading

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How To Prevent Hand And Finger Injuries In The Workplace

In 1987, there were 320,000 hand and finger injuries in the workplace in the US. Meanwhile, recent report taken from manufacturing.net states that there were 110,000 lost time due to hand injuries annually. Despite those bad statistics, principally hand and … Continue reading

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Top 10 Potential Hazards In The Workplace You Should Always Aware

Have you ever spared enough time to think about potential hazards in the workplace? Or do you carry out potential hazard identification regularly in the workplace? Many accidents happened in the past because people did not carry out appropriate efforts … Continue reading

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Do Safety Glasses Have An Expiry Date?

Do safety glasses have an expiry date? You may have this question in your head. I also have the same question with you since I use safety glass during working. In addition, managing safety equipments including safety glasses is a … Continue reading

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10 Safety Tips For Chemical Handling

Good chemical handling skill in chemical plant operation is a mandatory skill for every plant operator in the plant. This does not only relate with the product but also other chemicals used in the plant. In general, there will be … Continue reading

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Top 5 Solid Resources on Hazardous Area Classifications and Definitions

This article is written to give comprehensive resources about hazardous area classifications and definitions. This area is very important in the matter of safety. Good understanding on hazardous area classifications definitions is essentially important. Every chemical engineer should know about … Continue reading

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