Standard Terminology Relating to Spill Response Booms and Barriers
|Publication Date:||1 June 2016|
|ICS Code (Environment. Health protection. Safety (Vocabularies)):||01.040.13|
|ICS Code (Accident and disaster control):||13.200|
This document defines the terminology used in the field of spill response barriers. Only those terms commonly used or peculiar to this field have been included; no attempt has been made to list all terms used. Where a second term is in common use, "aka" is used to mean "also known as."
Design, engineering, and performance terms are listed separately: design terminology (3.1), engineering terminology (3.2), and performance terminology (3.3).
Guidance on minimum dimensions and performance specifications for booms is provided in Guide F1523.