Hello my question is regarding the applicability of NFPA 30 to a class IIIA combustible liquid. Suppose my mixture's flashpoint is at 150 degrees F. So it's not a "flammable liquid" under NFPA classification but only... As part of our processing we shred tons of appliances. Is anyone aware of possible ignition sources in appliances that have been shredded? We have had a couple fires break out in these shredded piles, even... We test products so sometimes we have a number of flammable aerosols. How many can be stored on the lab bench ? In one of my project (Fiber Cement board Factory) there is diesel storage tank of 15 m3. Below are my queries: 1) What fire protection system is required for this tank as per NFPA 30 or other NFPA standa... NFPA496: This is a purge and pressurize standard that I have only ever seen applied to electrical cabinets located in Class 1 Div 2/Zone2 areas; and MCC or control rooms located within a Class 1 Div2/Zone 2 building.H... is a discharge test requested for the fm200 and inert gas system? NFPA 496 Question Using a purged enclosure with general purpose equipment in a CL1 Div 2 area . If the equipment brings a combustible liquid into the purged enclosure can you use air for the purge? Would an inert p... Does any NFPA code provide safe distance guidelines between power transmission lines (high voltage) and storage of flammable petroleum products. (such as that on a gas station or petroleum depot) Title : Questions concerning the judgment method and the safety action criteria for gas leakage from the LNG storage tank In order to complete the safety management standards of LNG storage facilities in K... We have some 55 gal drums of flammable waste on site. We keep them grounded with clamps to prevent static discharge. Should we connect them through a resistor to slow the discharge and prevent sparking whe... Is there a code reference that prevents the storage of cardboard, paper, etc. within flammable cabinets? I can only find the code that prevents storage of incompatible materials. Is there something more approp... Hi, In the NFPA 497 we speak about "division" and "zone". But, the area around figures still the same even if we speak about zones or divisions. Someone can tell what is the differences between this two terms ... For parking smoke system, what is the max. number of smoke zone that can be connected to one smoke fan? Is there a space or building size requirement for hazardous waste that is stored onsite? If so, where can I find more information on this topic? if its not safe where i can find this issue from NFPA there is a methanol storage facilities; 4 double roof tank will be constructed in common dike area with clock wise arrangement and diameter of each tank is supposed to be 55 meters. based on Nfp... There is a lot of RCA information available, but I have not found anything that is specifically designed for fires. Hi, I am looking for any guidance on separation distances between hazardous chemicals (both compressed gases and liquid oxidizers) and high voltage power lines. I have searched through the NFPA codes with little succe... Does anyone have a list or know of an agency that would have list of fuel dispenser manufactures and models that meet the NFPA30A code? is the fire class in NFPA 400 ( I - V) the same as Fire Hazard ( 1 - 5) on the MSDS?