Controlling In-Plant Airborne Contaminants: Systems Design and Calculations, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Controlling In-Plant Airborne Contaminants

Systems Design and Calculations, 1st Edition

By Constance

CRC Press

368 pages

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Hardback: 9780824719005
pub: 1983-07-12
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This book is a useful reference work for practicing engineers in their evaluation and design of systems for the control of the industrial in-plant environment. It provides design criteria, useful calculations and proven techniques to control the environment in oil refineries and chemical industries.

Table of Contents

1. Theory in Practice 2. Identifying Sources of air Contaminants 3. Plant Layout and Classification of Hazardous Areas 4. Natural Ventilation 5. Control by Mechanical Ventilation 6. Local Exhaust Ventilation 7. Makeup air Systems 8. Dust Control in the Workplace 9. Designing for Pressure Ventilation 10. Clearing the air in Laboratories for Safety and Health 11. Moisture Control in Process Buildings 12. Think Quiet—Desigh for Noise Control in Industry 13. Industrial Heat and its Control

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
NATURE / Environmental Conservation & Protection
SCIENCE / Environmental Science
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety