BS 5908:1980 - Code of practice for fire precautions in chemical plant

BS 5908:1980

Code of practice for fire precautions in chemical plant

Status : Revised, Withdrawn   Published : May 1980 Replaced By : BS 5908:1990

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Makes recommendations concerning fire hazards in operating chemical plant, and precautions to be taken in design and location of plant items, including change of use and of process. Gives guidance on selection and layout of sites and fire protection.




Standard NumberBS 5908:1980
TitleCode of practice for fire precautions in chemical plant
StatusRevised, Withdrawn
Publication Date30 May 1980
Withdrawn Date31 May 1990
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Replaced ByBS 5908:1990
Draft Superseded By77/78506 DC
DescriptorsFire safety, Occupational safety, Chemical plants, Industrial facilities, Legislation, Statutes, Organizations, Fire spread prevention, Fire safety in buildings, Fire risks, Hazards, Smoke, Flammable atmospheres, Flammable materials, Hazardous areas classification (for electrical equipment), Electrical safety, Electrostatics, Firefighting, Design, Architectural design, Fire hydrants, Fire stops, Fire resistance, Smoke extraction (buildings), Fire-escape routes, Lighting systems, Emergency lighting, Space-heating systems, Explosions, Safety engineering, Factory safety regulations, Storage, Ventilation ductwork, Emergency measures, Furnaces, Industrial ovens, Flare stacks, Bibliography, Industrial pipework systems, Thermal insulation, Pumps, Compressors, Relief valves, Discharge stacks, Gases, Liquids, Cold storage, Bulk storage, Road transport, Rail transport, Marine transport, Transportation safety, Materials handling, Waste disposal, Industrial wastes, Welding, Soldering, Cutting, Gas detectors, Safety devices, Fire detectors, Buildings, Fire extinguishers, Powder fire extinguishers, Foams, Fire extinguishers (built-in), Water fire extinguishers, Carbon dioxide, Water supply (buildings), Portable, Halogenated hydrocarbons, Firefighting personnel, Training
ICS13.220.20
71.020
Title in FrenchCode de bonne pratique des precautions contre l'incendie dans les installations chimiques
Title in GermanRichtlinien fuer Brandschutzvorkehrungen in chemischen Betrieben
CommitteeEXL/23
ISBN0 580 11187 3
PublisherBSI
FormatA4
DeliveryNo
File Size0 KB
Price£182.00


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