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Document ID (ISN)56281
CIS number 91-1067
ISBN(s) 90-5307-059-1
Year 1990
Convention or series no. Arbeidsinspectie CPR 11-3
Commissie Preventie van Rampen door Gevaarlijke Stoffen (Committee for the Prevention of Emergencies due to Dangerous Substances)
Title Propane: storage of butane and propane in stationary above-ground, underground and terp reservoirs with a volume of 5-150m3 [Netherlands]
Original title Propaan: opslag van butaan en propaan in stationaire bovengrondse- , ondergrondse- en terpreservoirs met een inhoud groter dan 5m3 en ten hoogste 150m3 [in Dutch]
Bibliographic information Directorate-General of Labour (Directoraat-Generaal van de Arbeid), Postbus 69, 2270 MA Voorburg, Netherlands, 1990. 109p. Illus.
Abstract Contents of this directive: definitions; physical, chemical and toxicological properties of propane and butane; first aid in case of accidents; organisation of first aid and rescue operations; competent authorities and Dutch legislation; construction of stationary reservoirs and their accessories (below-ground and above-ground tanks, piping, pumps); safety measures (electrical equipment, safe distances; fire prevention); operation of installations.
Descriptors (primary) flammable liquids; Netherlands; propane; fire prevention; liquefied petroleum gas; storage tanks; butane
Descriptors (secondary) emergency organization; directive; legislation; first aid
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceNetherlands
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Aliphatic and alicyclic hydrocarbons