Unit VI Assessment
1. Ethers are a class of organic compounds that can be used as an organic solvent, refrigerant, and (previously as) an anesthetic. Other than their flammable characteristics, discuss the potential hazards associated when ethers react with atmospheric oxygen. Describe some methods to mitigate or reduce these hazards.
Your response must be at least 75 words in length
2. Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) is one of the most widely produced synthetic plastic polymers. Describe how PVC is produced and some of its unique properties. When PVC burns, discuss some of the potential health concerns that first responders should be aware of.
Your response must be at least 75 words in length.
Keep the questions separate