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Document ID (ISN)27675
CIS number 77-1297
ISSN - Serial title 0099-4480 - Journal of the Illuminating Engineering Society
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Title Lighting for petroleum and chemical plants.
Bibliographic information Apr. 1977, Vol.6, No.3, p.184-192. Illus. 8 ref.
Abstract This report outlines established lighting practices in these industries, defines the work tasks requiring good visibility and makes a number of recommendations. Data is tabulated on: recommended lighting levels (according to area of activity and type of operation) for production requirements and workers' comfort; type of luminaire for safe illumination in different categories of areas with explosion hazard; lighting levels satisfying safety requirements.
Descriptors (primary) illumination levels; petroleum refining; chemical industry
Descriptors (secondary) USA; report; explosion-proof electrical equipment; explosive atmospheres; safety lighting; electric lighting equipment
Document type -
Subject(s) Lighting, colour and vision
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Non-ionizing radiation
Petrochemical industry
Chemical industry
Petroleum and natural gas industry