From: "Stuart, Ralph" <Ralph.Stuart**At_Symbol_Here**>
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] Glassware inspection guide?
Date: Thu, 3 Sep 2015 12:25:15 +0000
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> >Stuff that needs more careful attention is anything that will be subjected to vacuum or pressure.

Thanks for this information. The procedure I?m looking today at involves temperature considerations. Because the reaction in the glassware is significantly exothermic, so it will be contained in the ice bath. Are temperature stresses likely to be of concern for lab glassware without visible chips or cracks?

- Ralph

Ralph Stuart, CIH, CCHO
Chemical Hygiene Officer
Keene State College


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