J. Phys. IV France
Volume 12, Numéro 7, August 2002
Page(s) 413 - 421

J. Phys. IV France
12 (2002) Pr7-413
DOI: 10.1051/jp4:20020310

Problems of fire and explosion safety in context of sustainable development

V.S. Babkin1, V.A. Bunev1 and V.I. Gritzan2

1  Institute of Chemical Kinetics and Combustion, SB RAS, St. Institutskay 3, Novosibirsk 630090, Russia
2  Ltd. "Modern Chemical Technologies", St. Sibiryakov-Gvardeitsev 51/1, Novosibirsk 630088, Russia

The potentialities and some ways of achieving technological purposes with minimum expenses on fire and explosion prevention and in some cases with obtaining additional direct or indirect profit are shown using concrete examples. This approach assumes the developed scientific basis and a close colloboration between technologists and specialists in safety.

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