Chemical Reactions Investigating an Industrial Accident by Richard Spilsbury

Chemical Reactions Investigating an Industrial Accident

Written by Richard Spilsbury
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Part of the Anatomy of an Investigation Series


Chemical Reactions Investigating an Industrial Accident by Richard Spilsbury

The calm of the night is shattered by an explosion and flames: a chemical factory is on fire, and a dangerous gas is drifting across town! This book looks at the topic of chemical reactions to explain the properties of chemicals and how they react, what has caused the explosion, and how the resulting fire and pollution can be tackled. It shows how the emergency services use their knowledge of science and technology to make the factory safe, and how investigators can analyse the evidence to determine the cause of the disaster.

About the Author

Richard Spilsbury is an experienced author of nonfiction books for young people. He has written about a wide range of topics including science, nature, and history.

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56 pages


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Raintree an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd

Publication date

14th August 2014



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