Process Safety in Manufacturing

Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 9:00am-10:30am EST

Session Chair:

  • Michael Hill, Columbia University

Session Description:

Explosions and similar disasters at chemical plants are a reminder of the critical importance of chemical process safety.  This session will provide practical information to help engineers in a manufacturing environment understand some of the hazards they face and know what they can do to identify and eliminate them.

Session Schedule:

PRESENTATIONSPEAKER
Accelerated Process Development and Scale-up to ManufacturingDavid am Ende, Nalas Engineering Services
Obtaining Useful Process Safety Information for Process Safety Evaluations Using an Adiabatic CalorimeterWarren Greenfield, Ashland Chemical
Avoiding Runaway Reactions Through Chemical Reactivity TestingStanley Leshaw, Columbia University
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