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Document ID (ISN)30014
CIS number 78-1506
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Title Carbon dioxide extinguishing systems.
Bibliographic information NFPA No.12-1977, National Fire Protection Association, 470 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02210, USA, 1977. 93p. Illus. 12 ref. Price: US-$3.25.
Abstract This standard, updating previous editions, was approved as American National Standard ANSI/NFPA 12 1977 on 18 July 1977. Sections are devoted to: general information and requirements; personnel safety; specifications, plans and approvals; operation and control of systems; carbon dioxide supply; distribution systems; inspection, maintenance and instruction. Separate chapters cover: total flooding, local application, hand hose line and standpipe systems with mobile supply. Appendices: explanatory notes; examples of hazard protection, etc.
Descriptors (primary) USA; chemical extinguishing systems; carbon dioxide
Descriptors (secondary) local application extinguishing systems; fire fighting; standard; health hazards; total flooding systems
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Inorganic substances
Carbon dioxide