SOP: The Thermite Reaction
This downloadable document is a Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) and detailed method for demonstrating the thermite reaction.
This reaction is potentially a very hazardous activity; however the hazards it presents can be safely managed with suitable controls in place.
The accompanying example risk assessment should be used as a guide only and users should consider risks and safety measures in their local environment before proceeding.
Australian Curriculum v9 Codes: AC9S10U07 (Year 10)
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