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Document ID (ISN)61865
CIS number 94-673
ISBN(s) 0-477-03470-5
Year 1993
Convention or series no.
Title Approved Code of Practice for the prevention, detection and control of fire and explosion in New Zealand dairy industry spray drying plant
Bibliographic information Occupational Safety and Health Service, Department of Labour, P.O. Box 3705, Wellington, New Zealand, Oct. 1993. 63p. Illus. 9 ref. Price: NZD 10.00.
Abstract Contents of this revised Code of Practice (see CIS 90-975 for previous edition): application of the Code and related legislation in New Zealand; hazards and their prevention (sources of ignition, processing and electrical equipment, management responsibilities); explosion protection; fire control and protection. In appendices: explosion test methods; operator's checklist; examples of permit-to-work systems; explosion suppression; drying in an inert gas atmosphere.
Descriptors (primary) New Zealand; fire hazards; drying; dairy industry; fire protection; fire prevention; explosion protection
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; sources of ignition; electrical equipment; check lists; comment on law; directive; legislation
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceNew Zealand
Subject(s) Food, beverage and tobacco industries
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Food industry