Working Safely With Benzene
Benzene is a highly flammable, colorless liquid that evaporates quickly into the air. Benzene is found in products that are made from coal and petroleum. Lubricants, plastics, rubbers, dyes and other chemicals can be produced with benzene. While it is very useful, benzene is also a dangerous carcinogen and a flammable liquid. This program discusses the dangers involved with benzene and the ways to handle it safely.