Chemistry, Department of

 

Date of this Version

6-26-2017

Document Type

Article

Citation

Department of Chemistry, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Comments

Copyright (c) 2016 Pat Dussault. Revised June 2017

Abstract

The following is a brief introduction to peroxide safety from the viewpoint of a synthetic chemist. Topics include classes of peroxides and hydroperoxides, reactivity of organic peroxides, hazard identification, hazard minimization, reaction monitoring, and hazards of peroxidizable solvents.

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