Newsletter Article – VII, 1; March 2015: Laboratory Accidents/Explosions Involving Nitric Acid and an Organic Solvent?

Newsletter Article – VII, 1; March 2015: Laboratory Accidents/Explosions Involving Nitric Acid and an Organic Solvent?

Laboratory Accidents/Explosions Involving Nitric Acid and an Organic Solvent?
There have been a number of laboratory accidents and explosions at colleges and universities over the years involving the inappropriate use of nitric acid and one or more organic solvent(s) that have resulted in personal injury and physical destruction.

In Case You Haven’t ’Herd’ About: A Newsletter of Tufts Environmental Health and Safety
Volume VII, Issue 1; March 2015
http://publicsafety.tufts.edu/ehs/files/March2015.VII-LabAccidentsExplosionsInvolvingNitricAcid.pdf