On November 15, 2014, approximately 24,000 poundsof highly toxic methyl mercaptan was released from an insecticide productionunit (Lannate® Unit) at the E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DuPont) chemical manufacturing facility in La Porte, Texas. The release killed three operators and a shift supervisor inside a manufacturing building.d They died from a combination of asphyxia and acute exposure (by inhalation) to methyl mercaptan.
The purpose of this course is to find out the cause and origin of the accident.
Franco F. Davati, P.E.Review the quiz before studying the course.
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This online PDH course can also be used as a continuing education course for the following.