From: Kristi Ohr <kohr**At_Symbol_Here**UMASS.EDU>
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] Peroxide forming compound testing program
Date: Wed, 31 Jan 2018 13:56:34 +0000
Reply-To: ACS Division of Chemical Health and Safety <DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**PRINCETON.EDU>
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Hi Joe,


We just implemented a new program for management of peroxide forming materials. We are using the low range Quantofix test strips, and are doing a pass/fail instead of threshold value.  We are doing that for all classes of peroxide forming materials.


All the best,




From: ACS Division of Chemical Health and Safety [mailto:DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**PRINCETON.EDU] On Behalf Of Pavlak, Edmund J
Sent: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 7:35 AM
Subject: [DCHAS-L] Peroxide forming compound testing program


Does anyone have a testing program in which peroxide forming chemicals are tested?  If so, what methodology are you using?  Do you have a threshold value for disposal, and is it for all peroxide formers or are there different thresholds specific to certain chemicals?


Thanks for your help.


Joe Pavlak


Chemical Management System

Safety and Health Services Division

Brookhaven National Laboratory

Building 120

Upton, NY 11973

631-344-2028 office

631-831-3692 cell


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