Success for Scan-Thors in flammability case
- SCAN THOR. // Cabinet Maker;7/6/2012, Issue 5795, p59
The article offers information on the company Scan Thor, which is the largest supplier of upholstery in Great Britain.
- Chemical data notebook series #105: Sodium hydrosulfide. Fire, Frank L. // Fire Engineering;May95, Vol. 148 Issue 5, p75
Presents a guide to the flammable solid substance sodium hydrosulfide. Uses; Properties; Hazards; Nonfire release; Fire scenario; Protective clothing and equipment; First aid.
- CPSC cites products that pose potential fire hazards. // Fire Engineering;Jan1997, Vol. 150 Issue 1, p40
Cites the products that have been determined to be potential fire and safety hazards and are being recalled by their manufacturers in cooperation with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission. Extension cords; Cigarette lighters; Oil-furnace heat exchangers.
- Commissioning a new production plant. Eckhardt, Bob // Concrete Products;Mar2003, Vol. 106 Issue 3, p46
Presents several issues that need to be reviewed to make a reasonably sound evaluation of the production plant. Flammable and combustible materials; Machine guarding; Electrical equipment; Walkways; Floor and wall openings. INSET: AVAILABLE CHECKLISTS.
- A Burning Issue. M. B. C. // Odyssey;Jan2011, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p39
The article presents information on several flammable substances and technologies, identified by humans for producing light.
- Flammable or combustible? // Consumers' Research Magazine;Nov93, Vol. 76 Issue 11, p43
Discusses the differences between the words `flammable' and `combustible' on a product's warning label. The Hazardous Substances Act; Report in `Ergonomics in Design' magazine; Typical products that are labeled combustible; More.
- Synergistic safety stuff. Brennan, Tom // Fire Engineering;Mar2000, Vol. 153 Issue 3, p212
Focuses on fire control operations in a building where combustibles are burning. Strategies to use in the given situation; Factors to consider before employing any strategy; Tips on rescuing trapped civilians where the firefighters' only point of entry is through the roof.
- NEW CONSTRUCTION, OLD PROBLEMS. Clark Jr., Allen B. // Fire Engineering;Apr2000, Vol. 153 Issue 4, p75
Examines the flammability of the polystyrene foam building modules. Description of the building; Construction of the polystyrene foam; Observations on the flammability of the foam; Recommendations for firefighting pertaining to polystyrene-type materials.
- Flammable Material (Book Review). Bari, Barbara // Journal of Social History;Summer2000, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p1005
Reviews the book `Flammable Material: German Chemical Workers in War, Revolution, and Inflation 1914-1924,' by Craig D. Patton.