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firewatch

Vapors originating from volatile, flammable liquids are generally heavier than air and can travel along a countertop to an ignition source. Once the vapors have been ignited, the resulting flames will quickly follow the vapor trail back to the vapor source and may result in a very large fire or explosion.

Concepts

  • Combustion
  • Safety
  • Laboratory Techniques