From: Debbie M. Decker <dmdecker**At_Symbol_Here**UCDAVIS.EDU>
Subject: [DCHAS-L] Storage for Acetic Anhydride
Date: Thu, 21 Apr 2016 21:45:07 +0000
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How would ya’ll store acetic anhydride – flammable, corrosive, toxic, water reactive, toxic, and incompatible with acids, bases, alcohols, amines.




We’ve all been way down the rabbit hole around here without good consensus.


Thanks for your input.,


Debbie M. Decker, CCHO, ACS Fellow

Immediate Past Chair, Division of Chemical Health and Safety

University of California, Davis





Birkett's hypothesis: "Any chemical reaction

that proceeds smoothly under normal conditions,

can proceed violently in the presence of an idiot."





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