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H2S: Understand the Dangers Handbook

H2S handbook helps employees better understand Hydrogen Sulfide Gas, ID the hazards and minimize the risk of exposure. Read more.

Product Code: 30108
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  • Handbook is designed for use by oil and gas field workers, as well as workers in construction, mining and any industries or labs where there is worker exposure to hydrogen sulfide gas (H2S)
  • Provides a safety guidance overview for workers who might be exposed to H2S
  • Provides critical information on Hydrogen Sulfide Gas, including:
    • What is H2S?
    • Why is it dangerous
    • H2S physical and chemical properties
    • Understanding its health effects, symptoms, and exposure
    • Sources of Hydrogen Sulfide Gas
    • Protective measures and PPE
    • First aid procedures, exit strategies
  • Features "notes" pages for employees to enter site-specific info and emergency action plans
  • Softbound, 32 pages
  • Safety handbook measures 5-1/4 x 8-1/4"
ISBN: 978-1-61099-424-8

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Product Code Description Language Size Need to Purchase a Case? Format ISBN
5.25" x 8.25"
500 per case

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Understanding the Dangers of Hydrogen Sulfide Gas (H2S) Table of Contents:

  • Introduction
    • What H2S is
    • What the sources of H2S are
    • Jobs most at risk of H2S exposure
  • Properties of H2S
    • Nature of hydrogen sulfide (physical properties)
    • Identifying presence of H2S gas
    • Characteristics of H2S gas
    • Exposure limits
  • Physical hazards
    • Potential IDLH conditions
    • Work areas of concern (i.e., confined spaces)
  • Health effects of exposure
    • Symptoms with short-term and repeated exposures
    • Affected organs
    • Identifying exposure in others
  • Protective measures
    • Importance of pre-planning
    • Engineering and administrative controls
    • PPE
    • Hazard Communication
    • Proper signage
    • Monitoring equipment
  • Means of egress
    • Importance of exit planning
    • Evacuation safety
  • Medical and first aid
    • Emergency numbers
    • Recommended first-aid methods

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