|Document ID (ISN)||49907|
|Convention or series no.
||Guidance Note CS 9
Health and Safety Executive
||Bulk storage and use of liquid carbon dioxide: hazards and procedures
||HMSO Sales, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, June 1985. 6p. 3 ref.
||This guidance note contains information on the hazards arising from the bulk storage of liquid carbon dioxide and gives general advice on appropriate precautionary measures and control techniques. Contents: uses of liquid carbon dioxide; physical and chemical properties; toxicity; recommended exposure limits; design and construction of storage vessels; operating conditions of liquid carbon dioxide tanks; pressure relief; tank filling; transfer of liquid carbon dioxide from road tanker to storage tank; vaporisers; siting of storage tanks; relief of storage tanks; inspection and maintenance; delivery routine, operator protection; statutory requirements.
||United Kingdom; health hazards; bulk liquid containers; carbon dioxide
||toxic effects; periodical checks; threshold limit values; safety devices; liquefied gases; pressure vessels; vaporizers; transfer of liquids and gases; maintenance; tank trucks; storage tanks; limitation of exposure; emergency organization; personal protective equipment; data sheet; neurotoxic effects
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)