Gas Odorants – Safe Handling, Health, And Environment

Author: Daniel E. Arrieta, David C. Miller, Eric Van TolDownload File

Although, gas odorants are characterized as having a “low” hazard potential regarding health effects, their unique physical chemical properties such as, high flammability, require that they be handled safely.
The objective of this paper is to provide an overview of the human health and environmental concerns associated with gas odorants, to recommend safe handling and personal monitoring, and to discuss the impact of regulatory changes associated with the chemical management of these chemicals.