SAChE® Certificate Program - Nitrogen's Role in Safety

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This SAChE Safety Certificate focuses on Nitrogen which is a staple of the chemical industry. Because it is an inert gas, nitrogen is suitable for a wide range of applications covering various aspects of chemical manufacturing, processing, handling, and shipping. Nitrogen is an excellent blanketing and that enables the safe storage and use of flammable compounds, and can help prevent combustible dust explosions. It is, however, a significant asphyxiant and safety principles must be employed in its handling and use.

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Gregory Hounsell

Greg developed his technical capabilities over a 35 year career at Pfizer Inc., first as a manager for ten years in the Brooklyn manufacturing facility, overseeing the production of synthesis and fermentation based food additives and antibiotics, and then as a design engineer and project manager in the corporation's Global Engineering Department. His engineering activities included providing process consulting support to sites worldwide, process support to capital projects, and design management on various projects.

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