Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code
|Publication Date:||1 January 2015|
This code shall apply to the storage, handling, and use of flammable and combustible liquids, including waste liquids, as herein defined and classified.
This code shall not apply to the following:
(1)*Any liquid that has a melting point of 100°F (37.8°C) or greater
(2)*Any liquid that does not meet the criteria for fluidity given in the definition of liquid in Chapter 3 and in the provisions of Chapter 4
(3) Any cryogenic fluid or liquefied gas, as defined in Chapter 3
(4)*Any liquid that does not have a flash point, but which is capable of burning under certain conditions
(5)*Any aerosol product
(6) Any mist, spray, or foam
(7)*Transportation of flammable and combustible liquids as governed by the U.S. Department of Transportation
(8)*Storage, handling, and use of fuel oil tanks and containers connected with oil-burning equipment
(9)*Use and installation of alcohol-based hand rub (ABHR) dispensers
Purpose. The purpose of this code shall be to provide fundamental safeguards for the storage, handling, and use of flammable and combustible liquids.