The HarsBook text has been prepared by a HarsNet working group in good faith, but the authors
accept no responsibility for the consequences of application of the information.
HarsBook is a source of background and
reference material on the subject of exothermic reaction hazards. We hope that you may
find it useful to refer to as well as for self-paced learning.
HarsBook is divided into the following sections:
Introduction and contents of HarsBook
2 Desktop methods
3 Testing techniques and methods
4 Thermal screening
5 Reaction calorimetry
6 Adiabatic calorimetry
Safe storage of unstable compounds
9 Additional Topics
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